Condition: Item is in perfect Condition
Bronze Dimensions with Marble Base:
Height 19" X Width 9"
Marble Dimensions:6.5" X 6"
Height without base:18"
A departure from the typical Roman physique, this portrayal embraces a distinctive Boterismo style, characterized by its exaggerated forms and playful proportions. The Roman Warrior's robust figure and whimsically diminutive shield add an unexpected touch of humor to the majestic scene. Despite the artistic liberties, the sculpture still exudes a commanding presence, invoking a sense of ancient might and resilience.
This magnificent artwork is a testament to Fernando Botero's artistic vision and his ability to breathe new life into historical iconography. Crafted using the venerable "Lost Wax Method," the sculpture showcases the artist's attention to detail and commitment to quality. Mounted on a marble base, it stands as a harmonious blend of artistry and history, a tribute to the enduring legacy of Rome. Embrace this unique rendition of a Roman Warrior and bring a touch of historical whimsy to your collection or living space.