"Homeless Jesus" Sculpture, Timothy Schmalz
This beautiful miniature sculpture, HOMELESS JESUS, is by world-renowned Canadian artist, Timothy Schmalz. Inspired by Mathew: 25, this sculpture is a representation that suggests Christ is with the most marginalized in our society. The Christ figure is shrouded in a blanket. The only indication that it is Jesus is the visible wounds on the feet. The life-size version of the work has enough room that someone is able to sit on the bench. The material is Resin-Stone with a Bronze Finish. The piece comes with á brochure showing Timothy's miniatures and other selected works.
ABOUT THE ARTIST: For over 20 years, Timothy has been sculpting large scale monuments for the Catholic church. Working in bronze. Timothy is a figurative artist, his pieces are installed worldwide. One of his most famous pieces, entitled WHATSOEVER YOU DO, sits outside Santo Spririto Ospital, the oldest hospital in Rome, near the Vatican. Timothy describes his sculptures as visual translations of the Gospels. Timothy also creates large public pieces in bronze. Some of these include monuments that honor veterans and Firefighters. Creating epic pieces that connect with viewers through design and details, not only touching the viewer on an emotional level but also allowing them to feel somewhat a part of the piece is what Timothy strives to achieve with his sculpture. All Timothy Schmalz Pieces have a fixed shipping price of $9.50 due to weight.
Dimensions: 5" H x 10" L x 3" D