Bronze sculpture details
She strides out forcefully, feeling the burden of maternal responsibility with every step. And on her back, her child towers erect, enjoying the ability to take being carried for granted. For it will not be long before it will have to stand on its own two feet.
Edition in bronze, cast using the lost wax technique, chased and patinated by hand.
Manfred Welzel looks back on an impressive work presented in many international exhibitions. Welzel's sculptures speak directly to their viewers; he avoids unnecessary abstraction and holds true to representational figures; his compositions always keep to the narrow middle path between everyday scenes and unobtrusive universality.