‘TRUST’ GIRL AND FAWN SCULPTURE
Table-sized bronze ‘Trust’ Woman and Fawn sculpture by Tanya Russell MRBS – a bronze ‘Trust’ Woman and Fawn statue and figure and deer ornament for the home and garden.
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Which material to choose?
Bronze Resin – bronze metal powder is mixed with a resin to create the appearance of foundry bronze metal, but is more affordable and lightweight.
Foundry Bronze – refers to the poured molten metal that is cast solid or hollow, depending on size, at a bronze foundry (using the traditional lost wax process). It is more robust and will appreciate in value.
Metric – H: 77 W: 60 D: 16 centimetres
Imperial – H: 30 W: 24 D: 6 inches
(Height / Width / Depth)
As this sculpture is handmade the bronze colour may vary.
The beautiful bronze ‘Trust’ Woman and Fawn sculpture is a casting of an original sculpture. It is hand cast by a British foundry or resin caster and is accompanied by a certificate of authenticity. This casting is a perfect recreation of the original sculpture and bears the artist’s signature and its own unique edition number.
Foundry Bronze Edition: Edition 12
Bronze Resin Edition: Edition 12
The inspiration behind the sculpture
The ‘Trust’ Woman and Fawn sculpture was the fourth sculpture in my animal-human relationships series. This time I wanted to try two figures the figure and the fawn, interacting with each other with curiosity, friendliness, and trust.
I feel our interactions with the animal world are so often to do with commercial use or resource accumulation and I wanted to depict a relationship that felt purer. This piece is meant to evoke a sense of innocence, which feel we are very close to losing entirely in many parts of the world. But the more we can protect our wild places, our parks and woods, along with the creatures that live in them, the more we’ll be able to enjoy those things. If we can establish a healthier relationship with the animals we share our world with, perhaps we can grow in it alongside one another, and learn a different way forward together.
How it was made
When I model animals I try where possible to find examples from life. I also use many photos – often hundreds – showing the animal (and other animals of the breed or species). This helps me sculpt their anatomical features. I study the way that hair, fur or skin lies over their muscles or alters their shape, and their different poses and attitudes.
The ‘Trust’ Woman and Fawn sculpture was modelled in wax, over a steel and aluminium armature for support. After the ‘Trust’ Woman and Fawn statue was finished a rubber mould was taken, with ‘keys’ placed in the rubber to ensure proper positioning. Then a shell of fibreglass was applied, to protect the mould and support it during the casting process.
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Delivery & returns
International delivery is available.
If you are an international buyer, you may need to pay local customs duties or taxes when importing a sculpture into your country. This most often applies to more valuable sculptures. Your local customs and taxes are not prepaid for you. If you contact us we can try to estimate them for you.
Sculpture that is broken in transit to you may be returned, and a replacement sculpture will be sent to you, at no further cost. If no replacement is available, we will cast a new one for you, or offer you a refund.
Commissioning a bespoke outdoor sculpture
If you would like to commission a made-to-order outdoor sculpture, or your own woman and fawn statue, first of all I recommend looking at the information about bespoke sculptures on my commissions page. In particular, this should help guide you on sizing and possibly pricing.
Afterwards, please contact me about your idea.