Mario Buccellati Life Size Silver Wolf

Mario Buccellati Life Size Silver Wolf. A life-size silver wolf, crafted with a technique know as ‘lavorazione a pelo’ or ‘hair-like workmanship. This technique involved infinite silver filaments of varying length and thickness being welded to portray the actual appearance of the natural coat to catch fine details such as hair, feathers and different skin types.

Circa 1970

Height: 21 in. (533.4 mm)
Width: 42 in. (1066.8 mm)
Length: 13 in. (330.2 mm).