Rosie Sturgis has been for more than two decades sculpting on bronze and other materials, and exhibited her work both locally and overseas. For quite some time her focus has been on wildlife sculptures in bronze, some of which have gained critical acclaim.
Sculpture: 'Dung Beetle (Bronze live Scarab sculptures statuette)' by Rosie Sturgis
Outsize Bronze Metal African Dung Beetles sculptures or statues or statuettes For Sale For inside Indoors, in the House or Home, Table Top or Desk Top by the Brilliantly Observant Rosie Sturgis. She Writes... These African beetles keep the veld clean of flies and fertilise the ground by burying dung in the ground. They first make balls of especially elephant dung and then roll it to suitable spot then bury it.
I have used real African grass in the ball of dung.
9 x 15 x 12 cm (height x width x depth)
approx: 3 1/2 in x 6 in x 4 2/3 in It is a 1.25 times lifesize sculpture
Dung Beetle (Bronze live Scarab sculptures statuette)
dark patina with high lights
Indoors only (finish and/or material and/or size may be unsuitable for the garden)
If you would like to contact us about this sculpture for any reason including commission discussion then please click the button below.
Or contact ArtParkS about this sculptor:
Or contact the artist / artist's representative via this website regarding this sculpture:
Or contact the artist / artist's representative via this website:
Request invoice, payment via Phone/Fax/Email/Post/transfer
(credit card/debit card, postal order, cheque and bank transfer)
Request invoice, payment via PayPal (PayPal account not needed)
"Transport costs will be calculated dependant on your location and the
location of the sculpture before a final invoice is provided - please
use the invoice button and we will not charge you until we have contacted you
with this information and you have consented to those terms.
Alternatively click on the Contact button above. - thank you
Peter de Sausmarez.
"The problem of contemporary sculpture and the garden is one which has rankled in my mind for years. It is usually resolved through a process of inversion-that is turning it into sculpture in the garden as against garden sculpture. By that I mean the sculptor takes over the garden as an open exhibition gallery, of which the focus is their creation, to which the world of nature merely provides the frame.The Idea that sculpture is a contributory element to an overall'mise en scene',in which, sometimes its role may be incedental rather than central, has been lost.In this we have seen the betrayall of the great tradition of garden sculpture, one which was unashamed at being decorative or delightful." Sir Roy Strong
This lovely sculpture has been arrived without any problem. Now it is sitting in my house. We will move it to our new place for public showcase when the whole decoration has finished.
I will keep you update with our project soon. Thanks for your big help, anyway. We are still evaluating the whole space to see if we need to purchase one or two Nikki Taylor`s sculptures as well.
Wish Aesthetic Surgery Clinic, New Taipei City, Taiwan.