Bronze Sculpture Hand Made Nude Male Angel Bronze Classic Artwork Figurine Sale

EuropeanBronzeSKU: SA-475

Price:
Sale price$349.00$174.50
50% off

Description

Condition : This sculpture is in perfect condition.
Bronze Dimensions with Marble Base:
Height 16" X Width 11"
Marble Dimensions: Diameter 5"

Height without base:13"
Weight:8 LBS
Inventory:47SABR4755474


"Rising Day" and "Descending Night," initially conceptualized as fountain sculptures for the 1915 Panama-Pacific International Exposition in San Francisco, represent a pivotal moment in the artistic evolution of the renowned sculptor Weinman. Post-exhibition, Weinman translated these monumental works into smaller replicas, with notable examples gracing esteemed institutions like The Cleveland Museum of Art and the Smithsonian American Art Museum. Weinman's distinctive style blends elements of classical elegance with a burgeoning art deco sensibility, showcasing his versatility and foresight in capturing dynamic themes.

In "Rising Day," viewers encounter a bronze figure symbolizing the transition from day to night, embodying the ethereal moments of twilight. The fluid lines and intricate details in the sculpture reflect Weinman's mastery of form and expression, depicting the subtle nuances of changing light and shadow. This artistic approach resonates deeply with admirers of classical art and those drawn to the emerging art deco movement, bridging the gap between traditional and modern aesthetics.

The bronze winged figure in "Rising Day" serves as a timeless reminder of the fleeting nature of daylight, inviting contemplation on themes of transition and transformation. Whether displayed in a museum setting or as part of a private collection, this sculpture continues to captivate audiences, serving as a testament to Weinman's enduring legacy and his ability to capture the essence of ephemeral beauty in bronze art.

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