Bronze sculpture details
The primeval form of the horse: means of transportation, soul mate and most precious possession. Its graceful, elegant movements are still fascinating enough today to erect a delicate monument to this noble creature. As the companion of human civilization, the silhouette of antiquity dissolves in the sculpture with modernly reduced impression.
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.