Vintage Clay Sculpture of Chimpanzee Mother & Child by Eda Martinek Henry
Vintage original large heavy clay sculpture of a female Chimpanzee and baby in her arms. Stunningly created with realistic detail this heavy sculpture depicts a female mother chimpanzee sitting in a cradling position with a baby chimp curled into the safety of her stomach. This heavy piece of art sits on a wooden plinth with a dedication brass plaque attached which reads:
DR W Thomas Sincere Appreciation Eda Martinek Henry
Although we do not know who the recipient was, Eda Martinek Henry is a Los Angeles based sculptress who has exhibited successfully throughout her life. This may even be the piece entitled "Mother & Child " completed in 1982 for the Los Angeles zoo.
A great addition to your home decor, hominid, monkey or sculpture in nature collection.
Chimpanzee measures 17" tall by 12" long by 12" wide and weighs 35lb 10oz.
In good condition with no damage (please see all pictures as they form part of the condition description).
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