Rare David Parkin Hippo Sculpture, Signed & Numbered, C.1970
This Hippo by David Parkin is part of the “Nature of the Beast” collection of aluminum sculptures. As described in “Shop Talk’ in the NY Times on January 26, 1974, covering the Parkin “Nature of the Beast” collection of aluminum sculptures. “The hippo, a jolly animal that surely owes a debt to Detroit with elongated snout like the front end of an automobile and nostrils like headlights.
Great vintage condition with untouched patina due to handling and age.
Beautiful signed and numbered.
Dimensions: 6ʺW × 6ʺD × 15ʺH Period: 1970s Item Type: Vintage, Antique or Pre-owned Condition: Very Good Condition, Original Condition Unaltered, No Imperfections Condition Notes: Very good vintage condition, untouched patina. Styles: Abstract, Minimalist