Mercedes-Benz 300 SL Gullwing Bronze, by Romain Schroeder
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Romain Schroeder (born Luxembourg, 1965)
A wonderful interpretation of the iconic Mercedes-Benz 300SL Gullwing, of 1:8 scale in a hand-finished dark patinated cire perdue (lost wax) bronze and mounted on a grey marble plinth. Signed by the artist and dated 2019 the bronze is numbered 1 in an edition of 8. The bronze is complete with a bespoke wooden travelling crate.
Length: 23 inches (58 cm)
Schroeder attended the École des Beaux Arts, and a background in mechanical engineering influenced his approach to his sculptural works. ‘I try to respect the basic dimensional design and body shape and adapt it to create a sculptural harmony and a perfect fluidity of the lines’.
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