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Profile image of Fanny Lam ChristieFanny Lam Christie trained at Edinburgh College of Art and her studio is based in Perthshire, Scotland. Her art practice includes sculpture, site-specific installations, private and public art commissions.

Her work explores the emotional response as well as ecological and sustainability interest in the natural world. Bronze and clay are her predominant media, whilst she employs a wide range of materials in her installations. Recently she has created new exciting work combining glass and bronze.

Sculpture: 'Endangered Species (Bronze Pearl Mussel Museum commission)'
by Fanny Lam Christie

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Bronze Museum National Gallery sculpture statuary sculpture by sculptor Fanny Lam Christie titled: 'Endangered Species (Bronze Pearl Mussel Museum commission)'
Bronze Museum National Gallery sculpture statuary sculpture by sculptor Fanny Lam Christie titled: 'Endangered Species (Bronze Pearl Mussel Museum commission)' - Artwork View 1 Bronze Museum National Gallery sculpture statuary sculpture by sculptor Fanny Lam Christie titled: 'Endangered Species (Bronze Pearl Mussel Museum commission)' - Artwork View 2 Bronze Museum National Gallery sculpture statuary sculpture by sculptor Fanny Lam Christie titled: 'Endangered Species (Bronze Pearl Mussel Museum commission)' - Artwork View 3
Sculpture description:
The artwork celebrates the significance of the natural history collections in Perth Museum, whilst also highlights the issue of the future survival of the freshwater pearl mussels (Margaritifera margaritifera). The species in Scotland is of global significance, representing nearly one-third of the world population.
Artist's comments:
The artist incorporated an optical lens in the sculpture which intrigues viewers to locate a map of the Special Areas of Conservation (SAC) in Scotland inside the shell.
Dimensions/size: 28 x 50 x 30 cm (height x width x depth)
approx: 11 in x 1 ft 7 2/3 in x 11 4/5 in
Edition: unique
Medium: Bronze
Sculptor: Fanny Lam Christie [sculptor profile]
Price: Price on Application
Availability: No, artwork probably sold out
Category: Aquatic Sculptures Fish / Shells / Sharks / Seals / Corals / Seaweed
Public Art Sculpture
Shells Sculptures including Land and Sea and Freshwater Shells Fossil Shells
Endangered Animal Species Sculptures
Abstract Fish Sculptures
Museum National Gallery sculpture statuary
Weight:
Title: Endangered Species (Bronze Pearl Mussel Museum commission)
Finish: light brown patina
Recommended Usage: Indoors only (finish and/or material and/or size may be unsuitable for the garden)
Year: 2014
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