Sculptural group: "Buller’s Hunger for the Wild"

Hannah Kidd
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A life-size figure of Sir Walter Buller seated in a high-backed chair, with seven of his most highly-prized specimens, including: Huia, Golden Kakapo, Laughing Owl, and South Island Kakapo. These are constructed in the artist’s favoured media of welded and painted iron and steel rod.
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Dimensions (LxWxH): 1200 x 600 x 1370mm (47 1/4 x 23 5/8 x 53 15/16")
Dimensions (LxWxH): 290 x 240 x 340mm (11 7/16 x 9 7/16 x 13 3/8")
Dimensions (LxWxH): 420 x 265 x 255mm (16 9/16 x 10 7/16 x 10 1/16")
Dimensions (LxWxH): 140 x 202 x 105mm (5 1/2 x 7 15/16 x 4 1/8")
Dimensions (LxWxH): 250 x 330 x 570mm (9 13/16 x 13 x 22 7/16")
Dimensions (LxWxH): 210 x 430 x 420mm (8 1/4 x 16 15/16 x 16 9/16")
Dimensions (LxWxH): 400 x 310 x 310mm (15 3/4 x 12 3/16 x 12 3/16")
Dimensions (LxWxH): 200 x 350 x 690mm (7 7/8 x 13 3/4 x 27 3/16")
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