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<div style="float: right;"><a href="/wild-rhinos/webform/taronga-wild-rhinos-auction">[nodepicker==image==11277==content-image==image-inline==no-lightbox====no-caption] </a></div><h2>Artist</h2><p style="font-weight: normal;">Jessie Hughes</p><h2>Title</h2><p>The Wild Tribe</p><h2>Proudly Sponsored By</h2><p style="font-weight: normal;"><a href="" target="_blank">Taronga Conservation Society</a></p><h2>Rhino Sculpture Location</h2><p style="font-weight: normal;">The Blue Mountains Botanic Gardens<br>Bells Line of Road, Mount Tomah, NSW 2758</p><h2>Rhino Inspiration</h2><p>The Wild Tribe was inspired by the geographical location of the 5 species of Rhinoceros. Rhinos predominantly live in Africa and Asia. The monotone tribal pattern, painted in acrylics, symbolises where the rhinos should be free to run wild and safe from poaching. The pattern embodies the angular form of a rhino horn, utilizing triangles throughout.</p><h2><strong>Sculpture Details</strong></h2><p><strong>Type :&nbsp;</strong>Small (calf)</p><p><strong>Measurements</strong> : 700mm (h) x 1220mm (l) x 400mm (w)</p><p><strong>Weight </strong>: Approximately 15Kg</p>