Bronze sculpture details
What a majestic bird, with its proud stance, penetrating gaze, and regal demeanour – ready to graciously receive admiration and flattery. This is the cockalorum also found in the human species.
Edition in bronze, cast using the lost wax technique, chased and patinated by hand.
Taxidermist, restorer and eventually sculptor of rank - the artistic resume of Hans Nübolds looks remarkably consistent in retrospect, because for one, he is considered as a artisanal perfectionist and for the second, he has just as often excelled as a sculptor of animals, especially his reprensentation of horses are widely known.