“Greek Key.” Handmade paper bas- relief sculpture, from a series by Jesus Bautista Moroles(1950-2015). One of the Giants of contemporary Hispanic art in the United States, Moroles was born in Corpus Christi, Texas, the son of immigrant Mexican parents. After receiving his MFA from the Texas State University , he completed his studies in Italy and returned to Rockport, Texas, to establish an internationally known workshop creating monumental and smaller scale works in Granite. He created as well a series of diminutive handmade paper sculptures of which this is one.Represented today in many museums of contemporary art, his pieces rarely come to auction. 12 x 12 in sealed clear acrylic shadowbox.