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These Ivar Theorin Animal Busts are Intricately Constructed

By: Jana Pijak - Published: • References: anthropologie & anthropologie
Arriving at retailer Anthropologie this holiday season, these Ivar Theorin animal busts take faux taxidermy to a new level. Made from crinkled craft paper pieces and metal staples, these decorative sculptures feature an intricate and complex construction method.

The imaginative artist rips paper pieces and then staples them together to create lifelike animal depictions. From majestic rams to long-toothed walruses, these unique home decor accents defy tradition and make a memorable focal point when showcased within a space.

Livening up any drab interior, these Ivar Theorin animal busts come with a hefty price tag. Listed at $1,250 each, the New York-based sculptor's pieces are inspired by his Swedish heritage and are sure to be a hit among hipsters and animal lovers alike. Stats for Crinkled Paper Taxidermy Trending: Older & Mild
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