Striped Marlin

Chris Bladen Sculpture Striped Marlin Maquette

Striped Marlin | Fish

Bronze Striped Marlin Sculpture

Makaira nigricans

The striped marlin is probably my favourite of all the marlin species. I’ve caught one on fly, and vividly remember its incredible speed and luminescent colours.

Title: Striped Marlin

Edition: 25

Size: 26 x 27 x 10cm

Base: Patinated Bronze on a Perspex Base

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