General Patton Bronze Bust
Peter Close’s bronze bust of General Patton is a remarkable tribute to one of the most iconic figures in military history.
The bronze bust stands at approximately 40cm high, making it an imposing and commanding presence. Peter carefully studied photographs and historical records to ensure an accurate representation of General Patton’s likeness. Every feature, from the chiseled jawline to the intense gaze, has been carefully sculpted to reflect the determination for which Patton was known.
Peter captures the essence of Patton’s military uniform, intricately replicating details.
The bronze material itself lends a sense of timelessness and durability to the bust. Its rich patina further enhances the sculpture’s depth and texture. The artist employed various techniques to create a captivating interplay between light and shadow, accentuating the contours of Patton’s face and lending a lifelike quality to the piece.
Peter Close’s bronze bust of General Patton serves as a testament to both the artistic skill of the sculptor and the indomitable spirit of the military leader it portrays. It stands as a captivating tribute to General Patton’s legacy and serves as a reminder of his unwavering dedication and leadership on the battlefield. This sculpture is not only a work of art but also a symbol of valour and heroism, capturing the essence of a man who left an indelible mark on history.
General George S Patton one of the most complicated military men of all time but regarded as one of the most successful United States field commanders of any war.
- Height 40cm/16in
- Weight 5 kg
- Made of cold cast bronze
- Limited to an edition of 250
- Free UK p&p