|Robert Mileham, whose ability to capture the spontaneity and bounce of a dog and those dreamy moments in a child`s life is nothing short of a mystery. His work is really all commission resulting from people having seen his work in an exhibition or in a collection which are as far a field as the USA, Hong Kong, Belgium, Switzerland and of course Britain. He must be one of the finest sculptors of girls around.|
All artwork by Robert Mileham AFAS
Contemporary British sculptor
|'Mary a Poorhouse Waif (Bronze Childhood life size sculptures/statues)' by Robert Mileham|
|Description: Bronze Child Girl Slightly Smaller than Life Size Commission sculptures/statues for sale or commission by one of the leading Childhood Sculptors today The Prize Winning Robert Mileham.|
"Robert Mileham was commissioned to sculpt Mary for a cobbled courtyard in Hampshire. This yard was part of a Country Workhouse between 1791 and 1834. The owner wanted a statue in memory of this, but as it would be a daily reminder, it should not be depressing. Despite the terrible conditions the poor lived in at that period, she was probably better off than her city counter-part. In reality she would probably have been an ill fed, miserable child. It was agreed however, to produce a work, which would be uplifting even on a rainy day. At the risk of being accused of sentimentality, Robert produced a sculpture of how they might have preferred to be remembered, not as there were. He made her lean and ragged, but making the best of things with a smile. She is in a Contrapposto Pose and was installed in July 2002.
|Size: 33 in (height)|
It is a 0.8 times lifesize sculpture
|Medium: Bronze||Edition: 9|
|Price: £7,500 (~ €8,675 / $9,420) ||Sculpture for Sale|
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|Reccomended Usage: Indoors & Outdoors/GardenView Sculpture|
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|Customer comment on 'Accepting (abstract Seated Woman Sitting statuettte)' by Plamen Dimitrov|
|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.
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Mr C. James, United Kingdom.