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Although very pretty, I didn't think the blue was a brilliant as the photo online. It is still a very nice, unique piece. Goes great in my bathroom....
Accent any room with dramatic color using this gorgeous accent piece from Mexico. The Shy Mermaid wall art is made of steel and is cut, hammered and painted by hand.
ITEM#: 12993105This handmade creation is offered in partnership with NOVICA, in association with National Geographic.
Decorate any room with dramatic color using this beautiful accent piece from Mexico. The Shy Mermaid wall art is crafted of steel and is cut, hammered and painted by hand.
- Original design by Alejandro de Esesarte
- Surrounded by sea bubbles, a shy mermaid comes to life
- Cut, hammered and painted by hand
- Crafted of steel
- Measures 26.8 inches high x 20.1 inches wide x 1.8 inches deep
Story Behind the Art:
'From the time I was a boy, I was attracted to art,' recalls Alejandro de Esesarte. 'When I was 20, I became an ecologist and defender of nature, and this is when I began to create animals in metal. My technique is similar to cutout metal, but more rudimentary. From this, I became inspired and started working in metal for its versatility. Today I have a workshop, a cockatoo named Coco and a cactus collection. Those are all the tools I need to continue working.'
The handcrafted touch of artisan skill creates variations in color, size and design. If buying two of the same item, slight differences should be expected. Note: Color discrepancies may occur between this product and your computer screen.
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|Dimensions||20.1 inches W x 26.8 inches H x 46 mm D|
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Although very pretty, I didn't think the blue was a brilliant as the photo online. It is still a very nice, unique piece. Goes great in my bathroom.Read More
This piece works very well with decorative blues and particularly with slate blue and a bright white wall. I love it.Read More
Looks much better on the wall then in the photo. I looked for quite awhile for something to bring my kitchen wall to life. This piece is perfect.Read More
I purchased this as a gift for a 13 yr. old( who is into mermaids) and she was delighted! The colors and craftsmanship are wonderful! The artwork is NOT cartoonish looking( I was concerned about that). The only thing even slightly negative I have to say is that the metal seems a little flimsy and could easily be bent or even broken if dropped so handle with care when removing from the box. That is why I gave 4 stars instead of 5.Read More
Beautiful piece looks great! I'm very happy with this purchase.Read More
It's way too expensive, not particularly well made, painting on the face very poor. It's ok but nothing special and way overpriced.Read More
This was a birthday gift and I'd looked for months to find the perfect mermaid, and I did--- she's breathtakingly beautiful, well crafted, and creatively designed. It was a smashing hit with the birthday guy!Read More
Stunning piece of art that is well worth the price. I highly recommend this to anyone that is looking for a unique wall hanging for their house.Read More
I bought this metal wall mermaid for my wife, it is just ok. Definitely not worth the money. My wife and I do have a lot of metal art throughout our home, that is why I made this purchase. The colors are very bright and nice, overall it is a nice piece of work, just not worth the cost.Read More
This mermaid is even better in person than it looks online. LOVE IT. What an unusal piece.Read More
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