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Mexican Handcrafted Rustic Sculpture from Recycled Metal, "Rustic Relaxation"

After a hike across desert landscapes, a man relaxes in the scant shade of a... more

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After a hike across desert landscapes, a man relaxes in the scant shade of a saguaro cactus in this whimsical sculpture. Armando Ramírez crafts the image from an amazing assortment of recycled metal and automobile parts. Sheet metal scraps, a spark plug, washers, die-cut scraps and wire all find a new life in this unique sculpture.

The artisan does not give his sculptures a fine polished finish, therefore smudges and scratches may be present.

  • 0.26 kgs
  • 0.6 lbs
  • 14 cm H x 11 cm W x 12.5 cm D
  • 5.5" H x 4.3" W x 4.9" D

  • Upcycled auto parts
  • Features a rustic, rugged finish
  • Each work is unique. Recycled parts will vary from piece to piece based on availability.
  • Made in Mexico.
  • Certified and shipped by our office in Mexicoicon info
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  • Premium Gift Wrap? Yes

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622

Trinidad

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07/14/2020

"Resting"

Very perfect detail work better in person to see than the picture

Best Uses

  • decoration on my table

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Rustic Relaxation, Mexican Handcrafted Rustic Sculpture from Recycled Metal

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  • Occasion: OTHER

Judy

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04/04/2020

"Love it!"

It was nice than I expected

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Rustic Relaxation, Mexican Handcrafted Rustic Sculpture from Recycled Metal

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Michele

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08/06/2021

"Metal ingenuity."

I absolutely love this piece. It sits on my desk, always in sight. There is a realness, somehow, to him. I have my eye on several other pieces by Armando Ramirez for seasonal gifts for my daughters. This is a clever artist cleverly using re-purposed materials.

Best Uses

  • It makes me smile - and meditate on the nuances of this Rustic Relaxer

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Rustic Relaxation, Mexican Handcrafted Rustic Sculpture from Recycled Metal

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Carolyn

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11/21/2022

"Gift to Husband"

This gift depicted my husband, IT executive. He works hard and the detail of this recycled or upcycled gift was amazing workmanship. Kudos to the ingenuity and skill of the artist that created this!

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statuette

Best Uses

  • decoration

Purchased Item:

Hard-Working Executive, Upcycled Metal and Auto Parts Sculpture from Mexico

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Farida

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11/17/2022

"Recycled"

I believe it is a good use of old metal , looks rustic but nice addition to a room.

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MARK

Verified Reviewer

11/10/2022

"VERY WELL received by recipient."

Ive ALWAYS been pleased with the works by Armando Ramirez!

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