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NEW YORK — Lauren du Pont has a larger-than-life personality, but it took Richard du Pont, her artist husband, to show everyone just how large. Cast in urethane, her sculpted image — ultra-thin, blond and strangely long-limbed — is...

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Of course, while the eerie look of du Pont’s figures stunned his wife, others in the opening-night crowd were hoping to commission the artist to depict them similarly slim. "Everybody wants to be taller and thinner," says du Pont. "They’re asking ‘could you make me really really skinny please?’"
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