Paul T. Granlund (American, 1925-2003). Bronze sculpture titled "Sleeping Phoenix," depicting a winged figure in a contorted pose. Initialed, dated 1961, and numbered 1/5 along the underside. Attached to a marble base.
Literature: William K. Freiert, "Paul T. Granlund: Spirit of Bronze Shape of Freedom," Primarius Limited Publishing (Minneapolis: 1991), pgs. 12 and 85.
Kathryn Christenson and Kelvin W. Miller, "Granlund: The Sculptor and his Works," Gustavus Adolphus College (St. Peter, MN: 1978), pg. 215 (Plate 174).Height: 11 1/2 in x width: 13 1/4 in x depth: 6 1/4 in.
The sculpture is in good condition with no visible dents, cracks, or losses. When inspected under UV light, there is no visible sign of restoration. Patina appears rich. Light discoloration throughout, as expected. Very light wear to the base. Please contact us for a detailed condition report. Please note that the lack of a condition statement does not imply perfect condition. Email email@example.com with any condition questions.
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