This striking gold leaf seahorse is made from copper, brass and oak wood and then covered in gold leaf and overpainted giving it an interesting distressed look. It is then mounted on a mixed media panel to enhance the contrast in metallic materials. The seahorse is designed to be displayed on a wall.
About the artist:
Nik Burns is a renowned metal sculptor with a studio based in England. His work features a blend of nature with machine and is central to his practice offering a common theme throughout these very unusual artwork pieces. The sculptures are made predominantly from wood and metal and designed for interior display.
H: 72 cm x W: 31 cm x D: 11 cm
Material: Brass, copper and oak wood.
Made to order: Three weeks approximately.