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21st Century Wire and Glazed Paper Horse Head Sculpture by Kris Mongene

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A stunning near life-sized sculpture of a horse head. Crafted from a translucent glazed white paper over a copper wire frame, the mane also of copper wire, bent and twisted, as if being blown by the wind. Reminiscent of Inuit seal gut parkas and toys, the sculpture has a haunting graciousness to it.

Details

  • Creator
    Kris Mongene (Artist)
  • Place of origin
  • Date of manufacture
    2010s
  • Wear
    Wear consistent with age and use.
  • Dimensions

    H 32 in. x W 38 in. x D 8 in.

    H 81.28 cm x W 96.52 cm x D 20.32 cm

  • Seller location
    Austin, TX
  • Reference number
    LU89479523821

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