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Paper and Wire Sculpture: The Sharp-beaked hound of Zeus

"Now hear another monstrous sight: Beware:

The sharp-beaked hounds of Zeus that never bark"


quote from Aeschylus, "Prometheus Bound", 5th century BC


Dimensions of hound: 4" x 8" x 2.5"

Materials: Silver wire, acid-free tissue paper scolopax rusticola skull.


Available to view or purchase from Papershapers, Giant Robot, Scion Installation LA Gallery until 2nd May 2009


More wire creatures by Polly Verity


Photo © Chris Malcolm

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Taken on April 10, 2009