Clouette bird signed bronze collection marble base-book sculpture. This product sheet is originally written in English. Please find below a machine translation in French. If you have any questions please contact us.This sculpture is in perfect condition. Bronze dimensions with marble base: height 15 x width 12dimensions in marble: diameter 8height without base: 15weight:20 lbs inventory: 18y6267881 this large life-size owl sculpture is frightening but surprisingly beautiful with its owl wings fully deployed while it has just landed on this broken tree trunk. The owl has large eyes facing down, a beak similar to that of a hawk and a flat face; and its well-visible circle of feathers are magnificent.. most birds of prey have eyes on the sides of their heads, but the stereoscopic nature of the eyes facing forwards of the owl allows the greatest sense of perception of the depth necessary for hunting by low brightness. Although owls have binocular vision. Their big eyes are fixed in their orbits - like those of other birds - so they have to turn their heads to change their point of view. Owls can rotate their head and neck up to 270 degrees in both directions. Since owls are hypermetropic, they are unable to see anything clearly within a few centimetres of their eyes.
The captured prey can be felt by the owls with filo-plums - small feathers resembling hair on the beak and legs that act as palpators. Their vision from afar, especially in low light, is exceptionally good. The owl was cast according to the archaic method of the lost wax cast and tinted with a brown patina for perpetuation.The bronze sculpture rests on a black marble base and is signed by the milo artist. This large life-size owl sculpture is frightening but surprisingly beautiful with its owl wings fully deployed while it has just landed on this broken tree trunk. Their big eyes are fixed in their orbits - like those of other birds - so they have to turn their heads to change points. This item is in the category "art, antiques\art of xxe, contemporary\sculptures, statues". The seller is "classy_bronze" and is located in this country: us.
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