Doug Wylie's magnificent First Breath, captures the graceful movement of the whale mother and baby. Bronze with crackle patina mimics the skin of these fascinating creatures.
Approximately 27 inches high on a granite base 12 inches in diameter.
8 plus weeks to order.
A sculptor working in clay and translating them to bronze, Doug has studied whales and dolphins, manatees and octopus in the Hawaiian waters with The Center For Whale Studies. He beautifully renders his sea life subjects with the grace of movement that he observed and responds to with his sculptures. Based on careful and thoughtful interpretation of marine life and form, he creates original sculpture pieces in clay. To transform a sculpture into a bronze masterpieces he collaborates with various foundries to oversee the reproduction of his design into bronze statuary's which ranged from small table top statuettes to monumental publicly display statues.