9.8 x 13.2 x 7.5 inch (H*L*W) 18.1 lbs
25 x 33.5 x 19 cm (H*L*W) 8.2 kg
Bronze with gold patina
Contemporary Sculpture, Figurative, Wildlife
This sculpture presents a thought-provoking visual juxtaposition of the endangered elephant comfortably sitting on a grand sofa, with Dogman and Rabbitwoman flanking him on either side. This striking piece of art symbolizes the uncomfortable truths and pressing issues that society often chooses to ignore or avoid discussing. The elephant, representing the endangered animal, is a powerful metaphor for the urgent crisis facing numerous species today. By placing it in such an unexpected setting, the sculpture calls attention to the irony and absurdity of ignoring an obvious problem. Dogman and Rabbitwoman, known for their complex personalities and unique perspectives, enhance the message further. The elephant's presence on the sofa highlights the need to acknowledge and address the critical issue of wildlife conservation and encourages viewers to confront the elephant in the room, initiating conversations and actions to protect our fragile ecosystems and the endangered animals that depend on them for survival.
Gillie and Marc love working in bronze for many reasons. Bronze is a very hardy material and will last forever. As experts in coloring bronze, Gillie and Marc enjoy experimenting with their sculptures, adding a splash of color to brighten the work, making it even more unique. > Read more
For every purchase of a bronze sculpture you will receive a certificate of authenticity, titled, signed, dated and editioned by the artists.
Bronze and stainless steel are very easy to clean, allowing you to enjoy your precious sculpture with minimal upkeep. > Read more
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Give Back to ZSL
With every edition purchased, Gillie and Marc will proudly donate 10% of sales to support ZSL (Zoological Society of London).
Founded in 1826, ZSL is an international conservation charity, driven by science, working to restore wildlife in the UK and around the world; by protecting critical species, restoring ecosystems, helping people and wildlife live together and inspiring support for nature. Through leading conservation zoos, London and Whipsnade, ZSL brings people closer to nature and use expertise to protect wildlife today, while inspiring a lifelong love of animals in the conservationists of tomorrow. Visit www.zsl.org for more information.