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Inspired by the famous work of the great Michelangelo, this piece was hand-crafted in fine porcelain and painstakingly painted in bright acrylics to create a perfect blend of classical and modern appeal.

 

Commissioned by a private collector, this piece measures 4'Wx2'H

 

N O R T H E A S T E R N    I S S I    C R E S T

 

 

5(At left) Artist applying finishing touches

5(At right) ISSI clock, designed to match the crest

4ISSI crest measures 5.5'Wx5.5'H

Designed exclusively for the International Student & Scholar Institute at Northeastern University, Boston, Mass., this sculpture features many symbols that capture the spirit and the mission of the newly established organization.  The crest was entirely hand-sculpted in fine terra-cotta and mahogany wood and refinished in the artist's signature faux bronze.

 

5This showcase was created by the sculptor to match the crest above. The top of the showcase, as well as the borders, we hand-sculpted in fine terra-cotta and finished in faux bronze.
 

 

W A T E R T O W N    T R E A T Y

 

5Watertown Provincial Guard posing with bas-relief plaque at the Watertown Treaty and Pow Wow

5Bas-relief of the 1776 Watertown Treaty

Unveiled at the 226th Anniversary of the First in Nation Treaty, this original sculpture was created to commemorate the very first friendship and alliance agreement between the newly established American government and the Micmac and Saint John Indians.

Terra cotta with the artist's signature faux bronze finish, 21"Wx17"Dx22'H

 

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This dramatic re-creation of the famous work by Bernini was hand-sculpted in fine porcelain by Zunino at 15 years of age. The emotion and minute detailing in this piece show both the early talent of the artist and his admiration for the great masters of the past.

Porcelain, 15"Wx6"Dx22"H

D O G O Y L E S

 

These adorable and mischievous creatures are a playful mix of classical Gargoyles and pet dogs of the client who commissioned this pair. Original design. Porcelain and stone slate. 6"Wx8"Dx8"H

 
P U T T O

 

3This adorable angel and his matching companion were hand-created to replace the originals stolen from a cherished statue of Saint Costanzo in the parish of Maria Assunta in Cielo in the town of Panni, Italy. 

This piece is a rare example of the artist working in fiberglass, as his preference remains with such natural materials as porcelain, terra cotta and stoneware. 

 
B O S T O N     L A M P    P O S T

 

These centerpieces, modeled after the famous historic Boston Lamp Posts, were created to adorn the tables during the 10th anniversary Boston Main Streets Gala event at the Boston Center for the Arts.

At right: Centerpieces. Aluminum, black enamel finish with gold highlights. 24"H.

At bottom: Mass. Senator Kennedy spoke at the event.

 
S P E C I A L T Y    G I F T S

 

 Graduation Gift 4

This very special gift was commissioned to celebrate and honor an important milestone in a young man's life. Notice that the statuette is customized with the graduate's name, the year of graduation, school, as well as a reel of film - the recipient's major of choice.

Hand-sculpted in terra cotta. Hand painted. 12" H

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