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Large Cast Aluminum Hippo Sculpture by David Parkin, 1970s



Large cast aluminum hippo sculpture by David Parkin, 1970s. Sandcast aluminum in editions of 450, Parkin's table-size animal sculptures of the “Nature of the Beast” collection was sold originally at Georg Jensen, Bloomingdale's and Reflections in NYC in 1974. The Hippo's elongated snout forms a base making it an abstraction of its natural form. Signed.


  • Dimensions
    Height: 5.5 in. (13.97 cm)Width: 5.5 in. (13.97 cm)Depth: 14.5 in. (36.83 cm)
  • Style
    Mid-Century Modern (Of the Period)
  • Materials and Techniques
  • Place of Origin
  • Period
  • Date of Manufacture
  • Condition
    Wear consistent with age and use. contact us for a detailed condition report.
  • Seller Location
    Ft Lauderdale, FL
  • Reference Number
    1stDibs: LU885019755892

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    We recommend this shipping type based on item size, type and fragility.
    Ships From: Ft Lauderdale, FL
  • Return Policy

    This item cannot be returned.

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