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Lladro African Savannah Wild Animals Sculpture in White by Ernest Massuet

$5,565per item

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Sculpture in matte white porcelain animals from African savannah, adult female elephant that guides her group through a long path with an iroko wooden base. As an African proverb says: If you want to go fast, go alone. If you want to go far, go in company. When the dry season reaches the Savannah, the elephant females guide the herd on a thousand-year-old route in search of water. African Savannah is a masterpiece over one meter in length that stands out for its perfectly modelled shapes and the richness of textures that could only be achieved by the artists of Lladró. In their hands, porcelain is transformed into the rugged skin of the elephant, into the soft fur of the giraffes. A degree of realism that is heightened by the matte finish, which accentuates each fold. A piece that tells us about the value of wisdom handed down from old to young, such as the heritage of conservation and respect for nature and the environment. Base included.

Details

  • Creator
    Ernest Massuet (Sculptor),Lladro (Manufacturer)
  • Dimensions
    Height: 11.417 in. (29 cm)Width: 47.244 in. (120 cm)Depth: 11.024 in. (28.01 cm)
  • Style
    Modern (In the Style Of)
  • Materials and Techniques
  • Place of Origin
  • Period
  • Date of Manufacture
    Contemporary
  • Production Type
    New & Custom(Current Production)
  • Estimated Production Time
    4-5 weeks
  • Condition
  • Seller Location
    New York, NY
  • Reference Number
    Seller: 010092751stDibs: LU4964216918061

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    Ships From: Cranbury, NJ
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    A return for this item may be initiated within 14 days of delivery.

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About the Maker

Lladro

Lladró is the story of the passion for porcelain of three brothers, Juan, José and Vicente Lladró. Artists who made porcelain into a way of life and managed to build a business empire with their own hands. Lladró is the success story of an iconic Spanish brand. A world leader in the design, manufacturing and distribution of porcelain art creations, Lladró is a unique mix of talent, audacity and meticulousness in the quest for excellence. From sculpture to lighting, home accessories and jewelry, Lladró is a brand that stands for a contemporary, stylish and exclusive lifestyle.
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