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Ceramic Mythical Beast Wall Plaque by Jim Meredith Studios, Late 20th Century

$1,800

About the Item

A wonderful cast ceramic wall plaque of a mythical Celtic beast, by Jim Meredith Studios, late 20th century. The plaque, imitating ancient carved stone, features a wild depiction of a fantastic hairy beast form Celtic mythology, possibly a lion. Its mouth open, teeth bared, an unknown item caught, or spewing from its mouth. Beautiful detailing throughout, from the rendering of the hair, to the eyes, and even the texture of the background, imitating stone. Jim Meredith (b. 1947) is a contemporary artist who's career started in the movie industry in Los Angeles, CA. His company, Jim Meredith Studios, created molds and models for the film studios. Signed "JIM MERDEDITH STUDIOS (C)" The back hollow and plain, with a wire for hanging.
  • Dimensions:
    Height: 20.5 in (52.07 cm)Width: 19 in (48.26 cm)Depth: 2.75 in (6.99 cm)
  • Style:
    Archaistic (In the Style Of)
  • Materials and Techniques:
    Ceramic,Cast
  • Place of Origin:
  • Period:
    1980-1989
  • Date of Manufacture:
    circa 1980s
  • Condition:
    Wear consistent with age and use. No condition issues noted.
  • Seller Location:
    Austin, TX
  • Reference Number:
    1stDibs: LU894718155412

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