Monumental Garden Bell by Tom Torrens For Sale
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Monumental Garden Bell by Tom Torrens


An incredible, monumental garden bell by Tom Torrens. A custom, Japanese-inspired edifice in iron and wood; an arch nearly 7 feet in height suspending a large, cylindrical bell by oversized hook and ring. Custom, original iron and leather striking-mallet hangs centrally at one post. Outstanding, impressive scale and proportion with a modernist, graphic Silhouette. Much-desired, evenly-oxidized patina from years of life outdoors. An exceptional, meditatively- and musically-interactive garden ornament good for use indoors or out.


  • Creator
    Tom Torrens (Artist)
  • Production Time
    Available Now
  • Place of Origin
  • Date of Manufacture
    circa 1980
  • Period
  • Materials and Techniques
  • Condition
  • Wear
    Wear consistent with age and use.
  • Dimensions
    H 83.5 in. x Dm 29.5 in.H 212.09 cm x Dm 74.93 cm
  • Diameter
    29.5 in. (74.93 cm)
  • Seller Location
    Los Angeles, CA
  • Reference Number
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