Triggerhappy

Chris Bladen Trigger Fish

Triggerfish | Fish

Bronze Triggerfish Sculpture

Balistidae

This deceptive tropical fish may appear timid and relaxed, but it is incredibly powerful and not a fish to mess with. The Triggerfish sculpture took me nearly two years to complete and was well worth the effort.

Title: Triggerhappy

Edition: 15

Size: 47 x 42 x 18cm

Base: Patinated Bronze on a Crystal Base

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