Fine Arts

Bronze beauties to adorn the garden

A life-size sculpture of a horse and jockey priced €30,000-€50,000 is a highlight at Sheppards’ sale of architectural ornaments and garden sculpture

A pair of cast iron gun dogs (€2,000-€3,000), forms part of Sheppards’ sale of garden sculpture and outdoor decorative art this weekend

On display at Glantelwe Gardens, Durrow, Co Laois this weekend is Sheppards’ perfectly timed seasonal sale of garden sculpture and outdoor decorative art.

With 735 lots, the sale has something for everyone with terracotta pots, millstones, ornamental granite features, a model of the Statue of Liberty and a life-size bronze sculpture of a racehorse and jockey all on offer.

As seen at Bloom and the Chelsea Flower Show recently, the addition of strategically placed features ...