In bronze

While bronze is a traditional material for sculptures, it is also used for more contemporary works.

In bronze

While bronze is a traditional material for sculptures, it is also used for more contemporary works.

Corgi sculptures on High Street

26 May 2018

View of Corgi sculptures on the corner of High Street and Tuam Street outside the former Post Office building, now C1 Espresso.

Area: Central City / Central Christchurch - South

Reference ID: CCL-SaSn-P5260926

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Sculpted by David Marshall, the 3 corgis commemorated the 50th jubilee of Queen Elizabeth II in 2003. One was stolen; the remaining 2 were removed for safekeeping following the earthquakes and the third was recast and all three reinstalled in their original position in 2014.

"Skipping" bronze sculpture by Mackenzie Thorpe, 2007

2007

Worcester Boulevard, outside the Arts Centre.

Area: Central City / Central Christchurch - West

Source: Entry in the 2014 Christchurch City Libraries Photo Hunt by Iris Hogers.

Reference ID: CCL-PH14-234

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Copyright status: In copyright

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