This sculpture shows Icarus rising towards the sun; he is about to fly off and away to freedom. In the legend Icarus and his father Daedalus flew away from Crete to escape King Minos.
The warm patination colour reflects the heat of the sun in Greece.
This is a bronze cast sculpture, a limited edition of 9, and is 206 cm high and weighs approximately 70 kilos.
This piece is hand made and so there may be slight difference between each individual casting.