About the Artwork

A Large Bronze Semi Abstract Figurative Minimalist statue, sculpture, For Sale for Outdoors in the Yard the Park or Terrace or Outside in the Yard or Park as a Feature or Inspirational Feature by the Versatile and Talented Poet and Sculptor Hans Grootswagers hight bronze 170cm.
with a corten steel stand total height 310cm.

Artist Comment

The poetic inspiration underneath is completely in scripted all over the sculpture in the Dutch, English, Chinese, Arabic and Russian languages. The ship of hope The ship of hope is built with beautiful words. Solidly joined with love. Her rigging is made of good fortune and mutual Faith. Equipped with anchors of friendship and understanding. Honesty is her compass. Floating, sailing, tramping we go, on the wings of inspiration. Our destination utterly unknown. Our course set by fate, aided by intuition and rationality. Travelling together on stamina. Dreaming between moon and stars. Forever the holds are filled, with the souvenirs of life. Text: Hans Grootswagers.
x 170cm
x 310cm
x width
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The Ship of Hope (Bronze Abstract Yard statue)

by Hans Grootswagers
x 170cm
x 310cm
x width
x height


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