This is a handsome pair of life size bronzeFallow deer stags, datingfrom the late20thcentury.
The stags are made of bronze by the lost wax process with a beautiful dark brown patina. They featureimpressive antlers and are tentative in motion as they walk cautiously.
Placed together or apart, these stags will make a striking addition to any setting,
and are a fine collector's item.
In excellent condition, please see photos for confirmation.
Dimensions in cm:
Height 107 x Width 118 x Depth 51
Dimensions in inches:
Height 3 foot, 6 inches x Width 3 foot, 10 inches x Depth 1 foot, 8 inches
Our reference: 09703a
This medium-sized deer has palmate antlers. Coats vary in colour, from black and caramel tothe more common tawny and white-spotted coat. Does and young have short barks, while bucks emit a deep groan, especially in mating season. Not a truly native species, as they are thought to have been introduced by the Normans in the 10th century.
Lost Wax Method - sometimes called by the French name ofcireperdueor the Latin,ceraperdutais the process by which a bronze or brass is cast from an artist's sculpture.In industrial uses, the modern process is called investment casting. An ancientpractice, the process today varies from foundry to foundry, but the steps which are usually used in casting small bronze sculptures in a modern bronze foundry are generally quite standardised.
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