Jules Verne's Nautilus Ship Hanging Sculpture

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This wonderful "Nautilus" was created by an unknown metal sculptor by welding together hundreds of small metal plates. The sea creature inspired vehicle is a loose interpretation of the underwater craft from "20,000 Leagues Under The Sea". A single light hangs in the center, illuminating out the window openings. It is an imaginative and whimsical sculpture executed by a very skilled artist. The ship displays a great patina of age throughout.

Details

  • Date of Manufacture
    1960s
  • Period
    1960-1969
  • Materials and Techniques
    Steel
  • Condition
    Good
  • Wear
    Wear consistent with age and use. Minor fading.
  • Dimensions
    28 in. H x 54 in. W x 34 in. D
    71 cm H x 137 cm W x 86 cm D
  • Seller Location
    Los Angeles, CA
  • Number of Items
    1
  • Reference Number
    LU81206811473
About the Seller

1stdibs seller since 2005

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Located in Los Angeles, CA

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