Proud King: Standing Penguin
Proud King: Standing Penguin

Proud King: Standing Penguin



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Fascinated by the distinctive outline of the King Penguins due to their confident stance, in addition to their notably large feet, Shaw has applied her sensitive, personal touch to this magnificent creature. With subtle applications of colour, these special nuances further amplify this confident bird's majestic personality and grandeur.


Jane asserts, ‘I must never tire from looking, observing and learning’. Her powerful style – dynamic and full of movement – mirrors this affirmation. All her pieces, small or large, reveal how she expressively handles the clay (before casting) with her fingers, as if painting with a broad brush.


Jane Shaw grew up in Gloucestershire and learnt to sculpt from an inspirational teacher. A confluence of her love of wildlife and passion for sculpture led to her creating highly emotive sculptures of animals. She exhibits and sells her work nationally and has a permanent display in her studio in Dorset.

  • Original piece
  • Materials: Bronze
  • Limited Edition 3/9
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