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Flying Mercury Sculpture
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Flying Mercury Sculpture

Inspired by Giovanni da Bologna's famed Renaissance sculpture-Flying Mercury captures the Greek messenger of the gods speeding through the skies. Mercury is depicted wearing a winged petasus on his head and he carries the caduceus in his hand, the magic wand given to him by Apollo that has come to symbolizes the practice of medicine. A column of breath from Aeolus, the wind god, as a pedestal to propel Mercury. Mercury points upward towards Jupiter in a contraposto pose that is both elegant and powerful. Cast Iron and lead.
Width33cm (1′1″)
Height108cm (3′7″)
Depth52cm (1′8″)
Reference No.P3NEZ

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