Art Deco Signed Barye African Lucky Elephant Bronze Fauna Sculpture Figurine. This product sheet is originally written in English. Please find below an automatic translation into French. If you have any questions, please contact us. Condition: This sculpture is in perfect condition Bronze dimensions with marble base: Height 11 X Width 13 Marble dimensions: 12 X 6 Height without base: 10 Weight: 20 lbs Inventory: 25YDW1918752.Imagine the majestic elephant, its colossal shape moving at a deliberate pace across the arid expanse of a vast plain, in search of food and shelter. With its trunk held high in an arc, the elephant's attitude exudes serene passivity, its eyes reflecting a deep well of wisdom and contemplation. Throughout history, the elephant has held significant cultural and symbolic meanings in different civilizations. Revered as sacred in the East, it embodies strength, power, patience, and energy in various cultural contexts. This bronze sculpture masterfully captures the essence of the elephant's grace and significance.
Made using the lost-wax casting method, the sculpture showcases the artist's meticulous attention to detail. The brown patina finish enhances the texture and adds depth to the artwork, while also serving as a means of preservation. The variegated green marble base on which the elephant rests offers a harmonious contrast, highlighting the overall presentation of the sculpture. The artist's signature, Barye, adorns the sculpture, attesting to its quality and the artist's recognition in the world of fine arts. Whether as a symbol of strength, wisdom, or cultural significance, this bronze elephant sculpture testifies to the majesty of this iconic creature and its enduring impact on human consciousness.
Displayed in your space, it serves as a visual reminder of the interconnectedness between the natural world and human culture. Paste the link into a browser window. Made using the lost-wax casting method, the sculpture showcases the artist's attention to detail.