DANIE DE JAGER. SCULPTOR.

All books signed and numbered.
Included is a Dvd of 178 pages of the book showing all his sculptures.

The most complete publication on Danie de Jager to date. The contents include an overview of his life and a photo section of all his works with the background to and history of the work.

In his career he completed more than one hundred and twenty larger than life bronze sculptures. Having worked with realistic and abstract themes, he ranks amongst the most experienced sculptors in the world. Among the most important of these works are:

*Four monuments commemorating the Anglo Boer War, Bloemfontein

*Large sculptures for cities all over South Africa, America and the Middle East

*Many large bronzes for private collectors

*Sculptures of political figures

* Two large sculptures of African presidents and King Sobhuza of Swaziland

*The largesculpture “Applause” for the State Theatre in Pretoria

*Delville Wood Memorial

*Nineteen large sculptures for the Palace at The Lost City, Pilansberg

Full colour and hard cover.

Images: 300+

Size: 245 x 265 mm

 

Sas, Elsje van Jaarsveld and Hanna Kloppers at the book launch

There is no absolute master; you are always both pupil and master at the same time. The master teaches others, but he also learns with them.
– Dogon village chief