Commissioned by the publisher Felix Dennis for “Highfield”.
This study, in American Walnut, took inspiration from “Hector’s Glancing Helm” from The Odyssey by Homer.
The second commissioned by Felix Dennis as replacement for the first Hector horse sadly lost in the fire that tragically destroyed both it and the first Highfield.
Although done to the same patterns it has a different character. Carved without a tail for stability, it balances on its back legs.