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Profile image of Francois ViljoenFrancois Viljoen is a South African born artist, now lives in the south west part of Baden Württemberg, Germany. In many ways arts influenced and marked his life from the start. He was in a only Academic+Sport school with no art classes, This was quite frustrating, but then the creative process, esp. drawing, became a passion and big interest in his teenage years, following a long, weekly TV series called, "Quest for Romanticism". He then started to draw, more and more. "It was like finding my call in life and meaning... Like bringing order to...

Sculpture: 'The Pangolin Visitor Vessel (and Frond statuette)'
by Francois Viljoen

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Bronze Wild Animals and Wild Life sculpture by sculptor Francois Viljoen titled: 'The Pangolin Visitor Vessel (and Frond statuette)'
Bronze Wild Animals and Wild Life sculpture by sculptor Francois Viljoen titled: 'The Pangolin Visitor Vessel (and Frond statuette)' - Artwork View 1 Bronze Wild Animals and Wild Life sculpture by sculptor Francois Viljoen titled: 'The Pangolin Visitor Vessel (and Frond statuette)' - Artwork View 2
Sculpture description:
Pangolin Bronze Small statuette or sculpture for sale for Indoors Inside Interior display by the Bavarian based Sculptor François Viljoen, who writes.... "Solitary animal, with a thick skin.",... "Introvert" and nocturnal. Mysterious and amazing creature – with strong paws and claws. Can walk on four or two legs, maintaining balance with its tail and front part of its body. The Cape/Ground Pangolin. When in danger, rolls up in a ball to protect the only vulnerable parts of its body. The Pangolin becomes a metaphor to a specific human character type: "hard on the outside, soft on the inside". Rolls up/closes up when confronted with danger/confrontation, or fear.
Dimensions/size: 28 x 38.5 x 84 cm (height x width x depth)
approx: 11 in x 1 ft 3 1/6 in x 2 ft 9 in
Edition: 15
Medium: bronze
Sculptor: Francois Viljoen [sculptor profile]
Price: £
6,340

Converted prices below are only for guidance and should be checked:
7,529
/ USD $
8,081
/ AUD $
10,838
/ CAD $
10,723
/ CHF
8,156
Availability: Yes, for sale.*
Category: Wild Animals and Wild Life Sculptures
Beautifully Useful Functional Sculpture
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Weight: 17.7 Kg / 38.94 lb
Title: The Pangolin Visitor Vessel (and Frond statuette)
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Recommended Usage: Indoors and as a Garden Sculpture
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