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