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Long Day In Pretoria With Frog by Jonty Hurwitz – POA

Long day in Pretoria with Frog

50 x 50 x 45 cm approx. – Indoors or outdoors artwork

Edition 6/8+4AP

Materials – Bronze and Stainless Steel

Jonty Hurwitz:
Growing up in South Africa, I developed a deep and lasting love of frogs.  My most vivid childhood memory is of a long day spent out by a small waterhole on a hot day interacting with frogs.  They really and truly were gentle and friendly souls.  I even discovered that they enjoy a gentle caress along the spine – I never tried kissing one though, but I suppose I can claim to have experienced some level of intimacy with a frog.

As the years went by and adulthood took over, I somehow buried my frog feelings.  It was when I produced the first frog sculpture that I came to understand my feelings.  It was the small things – literally down to the extent to which I found I knew frog physiology on an intuitive level.

So it began. Eight years and 20 or so frog sculptures later, I feel like I’m just starting this relationship.

So here I present my latest frog portrait.  I’ve called this work “Long day in Pretoria with Frog”.

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