Unique Bronze Cast Bear by Theodore Gall. The Bear head pivots up to reveal a man's face which then divides opens sideways and reveals a skull with miniature woman & dancing bear, a man playing a violin and a leaf. The rear of the sculpture, has leaves, another woman & dancing bear, a lone bear and 3 people and a bear playing instruments. The attention to detail is amazing.
Theodore Gall began his career in the arts in the mid 1960's as an animator for teaching films & continued to broaden his skills as a graphic designer. He has worked in metal since his early days as an artist. He studied at The Art Institute of Chicago & American Academy of Art. His Art: masks behind masks...realities behind appearance..always something new
The head measures 7" W X 5" Ht X 9" D .Sits on a pedestal 3"SQ X 6" Ht.
Its a wonderful piece of sculpture to get lost in. Circa 2004. Signed by artist