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Lions of Windsor
Lions of Windsor 2019 - Thursday 28th November 2019

LE ROI DES FLEURS

Artist: Craig Wheatley, Studio Wheatley.

Craig Wheatley's beautiful 'Roi des Fleurs' lion is a camouflage design, embellished with large flowers and butterflies making the lion blend in and disappear into nature.

British designer/illustrator Craig Wheatley studied at the Royal College of Art in London. Based in Paris, he spent many years as Senior Surface Designer and Studio Director at Christian Lacroix before creating Studio Wheatley in 2014 where he continues to create his distinctive bold, colourful, energetic designs for international luxury and lifestyle brands as well as products under his own label.

Craig has recently collaborated on design projects with fashion houses Louis Vuitton, Kookai, Schiaparelli, Isabel Marant, Berluti, Barbara Bui, Astrid Elisee, Fête Impériale and interior designer brands Designers Guild and Vista Alegre.

Le Roi des Fleurs was kindly sponsored by Strutt & Parker

- Sculpture designed by leading UK sculptor Alan Dun from Bath.
- Handmade in the UK from hollow fibreglass
- Weight approximately 25kgs. (They can easily be carried by 2 people or by one strong person and fit in most large estate cars)
- Measurements: 180cm long x 60cm wide.
- Painted in acrylics with added artwork transfers
- Varnish: Easy On clear gloss anti-graffiti coating (manufacturer details: 20 year permanent life, withstands 100’s of cleans, Class 0 Fire Rated graffiti protection)

PLEASE NOTE - The auction houses have kindly waived their 25% sales commission, however VAT at 20% will be added to the hammer price of each lot


LE ROI DES FLEURS

Artist: Craig Wheatley, Studio Wheatley.

Craig Wheatley's beautiful 'Roi des Fleurs' lion is a camouflage design, embellished with large flowers and butterflies making the lion blend in and disappear into nature.

British designer/illustrator Craig Wheatley studied at the Royal College of Art in London. Based in Paris, he spent many years as Senior Surface Designer and Studio Director at Christian Lacroix before creating Studio Wheatley in 2014 where he continues to create his distinctive bold, colourful, energetic designs for international luxury and lifestyle brands as well as products under his own label.

Craig has recently collaborated on design projects with fashion houses Louis Vuitton, Kookai, Schiaparelli, Isabel Marant, Berluti, Barbara Bui, Astrid Elisee, Fête Impériale and interior designer brands Designers Guild and Vista Alegre.

Le Roi des Fleurs was kindly sponsored by Strutt & Parker

- Sculpture designed by leading UK sculptor Alan Dun from Bath.
- Handmade in the UK from hollow fibreglass
- Weight approximately 25kgs. (They can easily be carried by 2 people or by one strong person and fit in most large estate cars)
- Measurements: 180cm long x 60cm wide.
- Painted in acrylics with added artwork transfers
- Varnish: Easy On clear gloss anti-graffiti coating (manufacturer details: 20 year permanent life, withstands 100’s of cleans, Class 0 Fire Rated graffiti protection)

PLEASE NOTE - The auction houses have kindly waived their 25% sales commission, however VAT at 20% will be added to the hammer price of each lot

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