His sculptures in bronze and stone of mainly female figures and sometimes a brief escape to animals, in a realistic or kind of imaginary figurative style. There is a development towards sculptures with larger openings, to make them `transparent` so that they more easily adapt to its environment. At the same time the openings do emphasize fragility and stimulate curiosity, perception and story line. For building up sculptures he prefers to use shapes and structures that are found in nature.
All artwork by Hans Koenen BSc Contemporary Dutch sculptor
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'Escape/Free (bronze Little Owl about to Fly garden statuette)' by Hans Koenen
Description: Bronze Little Owl Launching Off about to Fly Garden sculpture for sale for indoors in your House or Outside in you Yard or Woodland by the Contemporary Dutch Sculptor Hans Koenen who writes... "The circle is broken, escape the present and experience the freedom to explore a new path."
Size: 140 x 45 x 34 cm (height x width x depth) It is a lifesize sculpture
'Etain (bronze nude female in Grapevine, Irish Mythology statue)' by Hans Koenen
Description: Bronze Female Transformed into a Grape Vine sculpture for Your Garden for sale by the International Sculptor Hans Koenen who writes.... " Etain tells the story of second chances. The beautiful Etain marries as second wife the god Midir. The first wife is so jealous that she changes Etain into a fly. After 7 years flying around she is at a party where she lands into the glass of wine of the wife of a officer. The wife gets pregnant and delivers a girl that grew up again so nice and beautiful as Etain, on occasion the god Midir finds her again and both shoulder to shoulder they flew past the horizon.
Size: 184 x 27 x 22 cm (height x width x depth) It is a 0.8 times lifesize sculpture
'Najade (bronze female Goddess Changing into a Plant statuary)' by Hans Koenen
Description: Bronze&Stone Nymph or Naiad Growing into a Plant statue for sale for your Garden or by the Pond or Lake by the Unconventional and Unique Sculptor Hans Koenen who describes it thus.... "Najade is the Goddess of Sweet Water in ditches and canals. She represents endless fertility, if there is water something will finally grow regardless the condition of the base (granite)
Size: 175 x 30 x 25 cm (height x width x depth) It is a lifesize sculpture
'Dream (female abstract Plant Leaves Metamorphosis statue)' by Hans Koenen
Description: Abstract Daphne Changing into a Plant statue for sale for Outdoors in your Garden or Yard a happy combination of a beautiful Goddess and Plantlife in Bronze by Hans Koenen who writes.... "A secret jump of joy of victory." In the mythology Daphne could only escape from the advances of Apollo by turning into a Laurel.
Size: 240 x 58 x 40 cm (height x width x depth) It is a lifesize sculpture
'Wind (Unique Naked Granite Girl and bronze Drapery Carving statue)' by Hans Koenen
Description: Unique Hans Koenen Mixed Media Carved Granite Stone&Bronze Nude Female sculpture for your Garden or Yard as a Focal point. He writes.... "A girl is playing in the wind using her drapery to balance."
Size: 152 x 56 x 18 cm (height x width x depth) It is a statuette sculpture It is a 0.8 times lifesize sculpture
'Take or Give (Semi Naked female bronze/stone garden sculpture)' by Hans Koenen
Description: Unique 3/4 Life Size Semi Nude Pretty Girl Standing Welcoming Carved Stone and Cast Bronze Garden statue. Another of Hans Koenen`s Highly Original pieces of Statuary. He writes.... "Standing in a relaxed way the girl reaches the hand asking the visitor either to donate something or to take what`s put in the hand. Hans Koenen wants to express the difficulty to distinguish taking and giving, without additional information.
Size: 141 cm (height) It is a 0.8 times lifesize sculpture
'Gnu (Little bronze Wildebeest or Gnu Indoor statuette)' by Hans Koenen
Description: Small Bronze Metal African Gnu statue for sale for display in your home Or Outdoors in your Garden by the Inspiring Dutch Sculptor Hans Koenen who states.... "The playing Gnu lively expressing the great move, battle, suffering and joy.
Size: 20 x 30 x 8 cm (height x width x depth) It is a miniature sculpture It is a figurine sculpture
'Muse-Fee (Dancing Musical nude Girl Nymph garden sculpture)' by Hans Koenen
Description: Allegorical Naked Wood Nymph Dancing and creating Mudic on StoneGarden statue for sale for outside in the Yard or by your Pool by the Intriguignig International Sculptor Hans Koenen who writes.... "Climbing the thorn bush this muse turns the bush into music. Many people have special gifts only sometimes it takes a full life to discover.
Size: 186 x 15 x 10 cm (height x width x depth) It is a statuette sculpture
'Waterboard/the 4 Lilies (bronze abstract People Flower sculpture)' by Hans Koenen
Description: Unique Garden Flower representing the Controllers of Water Flow for Exterior Decoration on the Garden beside a Pool Pond Lake or Stream by the Highly Original Dutch Sculptor Hans Koenen who writes.... "The 4 leaves present two male and two female members of the waterboard. Water management is of growing importance, excessive rainfall is one of the results of global warming. Emotional board meetings, standing in the water each one produces air bubbles...... not controlled
Size: 117 x 43 x 37 cm (height x width x depth) It is a statuette sculpture
'Mermaid (bronze on stray stone Contemporary Seated Poolside statue)' by Hans Koenen
Description: Bronze&Stone Beautiful Siren or Mermaid The Mermaid Sitting on a Rock sculpture/Carving for sale for Outside in your garden by the Pool or Lake or Seashore by the Imaginative Dutch Sculptor Hans Koenen Who writes.... "The Mermaid is calling for attention. In general all mermaids demand and get attention of all visitors!!"
Size: 150 x 35 x 35 cm (height x width x depth) It is a 0.8 times lifesize sculpture
'Hope (bronze Running abstract female transparent garden statue)' by Hans Koenen
Description: Contemporary Abstract Running Metamorphic Girl Garden sculpture for sale for Outdoors in your Garden or Yard by the Exciting Dutch Artist Hans Koenen who Writes.... "The fields have been burned, darkened branches remain but there is always something newly growing. There is always hope."
Size: 202 x 55 x 42 cm (height x width x depth) It is a 0.8 times lifesize sculpture
'The Phantom (bronze female in WornRagged clothing garden statue)' by Hans Koenen
Description: Bronze Garden Semi Abstract Woman in Wind&Tattered and Ragged Cloth for Outdoors in your Yard or Garden by the Highly Original Sculptor Hans Koenen, who writes..... "The image of a vague woman is visible through the drapery that is worn by wind and rain.
Dear Plamen and Peter, I am please to advise you both that `Acceptance` arrived yesterday afternoon and I unwrapped her in the early hours of this morning. She is without doubt the most beautiful item I have ever possessed. She is not a mere statue, she is sublime and a real presence in our lives already. Her slenderness and beauty is a sheer joy to behold. Thank you both and especially you Plamen for your creativity. You cannot possibly know just how much this beau... [Read more]
Mr C. James, United Kingdom.