Sharp-Beaked Hound of Zeus
The Sharp-Beaked Hound of Zeus inside his antique victorian glass dome
The Sharp-Beaked Hound of Zeus - Wire/Paper sculpture
"Now hear another monstrous sight: Beware:
The sharp-beaked hounds of Zeus that never bark"
quote from Aeschylus,
"Prometheus Bound", 5th century BC.
Wire and Paper Sculpture: The Sharp-Beaked Hound of Zeus
Polly Verity, 2009
Dimensions of hound: 4" x 8" x 2.5"
Materials: Silver wire, acid-free tissue paper, woodcock skull
Available to view or purchase from Papershapers,
LA Gallery until 2nd May 2009
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Photo © Chris