On A Journey
Royal Katiyo

2016

Springstone

9.5cm (h)

19cm (w)

9cm (d)

1.5kg

SOLD

Two little quail chicks moving purposefully. They are on a mission to get somewhere!

Royal achieves the feathered effect by striking the surface of the sculpture with a chasing hammer, which has little teeth. The contrasting finish of the eyes and beaks is achieved by sanding, waxing and polishing the stone.

Shona sculpture by artist Royal Katiyo from Zimbabwe: On A Journey - right side Shona sculpture by artist Royal Katiyo from Zimbabwe: On A Journey - from above Shona sculpture by artist Royal Katiyo from Zimbabwe: On A Journey - left side