Panther Puma Mountain Lion vs. Alligator Cayman Crocodile Bronze Sculpture Statue

SKU: YRD-496
2 in stock

Condition: This sculpture is in perfect condition
Bronze Dimensions with Marble Base: Height 8" X Width 15"
Marble Dimensions: Diameter 15"
Height without base:7"
Weight:23 LBS
Original or Reproduction: Reproduction

In this remarkable sculpture, the primal essence of wildlife is vividly captured as a black panther engages in a visceral encounter with a small alligator. Symbolizing the harsh realities of survival in the animal kingdom, the scene unfolds with the panther sinking its teeth deep into the alligator's tail. This fierce interaction portrays the often brutal but necessary ways in which these magnificent creatures navigate their environments. Hailing from diverse feline families, the panther, with its predatory instinct, exemplifies the relentless pursuit of survival inherent in the natural world. Regrettably, this artwork also serves as a poignant reminder of the ongoing challenges faced by wildlife in their struggle for existence. Crafted through the intricate "Lost Wax Method," this sculpture is a testament to the artist's commitment to capturing the raw and untamed beauty of the animal kingdom. The brown patina finish enhances the details, adding depth and realism to the panther's fur and the alligator's scales. Mounted on a marble base, the sculpture gains a sense of permanence and refinement, creating a striking visual impact. The piece bears the signature of Barye, underscoring its quality and the legacy of a skilled artist whose work resonates with the complexities of the natural world. As a compelling narrative of the circle of life and the survival instincts inherent in the animal kingdom, this sculpture invites contemplation on the delicate balance between predator and prey. Beyond its visual appeal, the piece serves as a conversation starter, prompting reflection on the intricate web of life and the challenges faced by wildlife in an ever-changing world.