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URBAN BIRDMAN

1976

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... will he fly ... or will he fall ...

URBAN BIRDMAN is a sad incapable hero. He looks the part. He wants to lead - he wants to fly ... but the chances are he will remain in this posture forever.

He was my first bronze. An adventure in casting, his head was cast directly from a cock pheasant skull. This radical approach is a measure of the spirit of casting that mentor John Huggins imbued.

He is a bird full of anomalies ...

Category:
Fauna

Location: Indoor

Size: Medium

Dimensions: 24cm x 23cm x 84cm Inc Funnel Base [Birdman: 24cm x 12cm x 25cm H]

Medium: Bronze on Brass base

Edition size: Edition of 10

Collection: Artist's Collection

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