Bronze sculpture details
Little children, little cares, big children, big cares – whoever has cared for a child into adulthood understands the deep truth of this saying. The doubts that Bigi’s anxious hen has are all too understandable considering the dimensions of her progeny. But all will turn out well.
Edition in bronze, cast using the lost wax technique, chased and patinated by hand.
Rinaldo Bigi was born in Pietrasanta, near the famous marble quarries of Carrara. So, one of the materials which he was to work with later on in his life was right at his feet when he was just a baby.