'Standing Whippet' By O Tupton isÂ a fabulous statue by Tupton is a reproduction ofÂ an original work by French animalier Pierre Jules Mene. The sculptor's meticulous attention to detail is plainly evident from all angles making this a great gift for any whippet owner orÂ enthusiast. Â HeÂ measures 7.5"/18cm tall and 7.5"/18cmÂ long by 8cm/3" deep. This dog sculpture is manufactured from Cold Cast Bronze whichÂ is made from mixing bronze powder and resin. ThisÂ isÂ thenÂ polished to develop a patinaÂ with a very similar feel and appearanceÂ to Hot Cast/Foundry Bronze. This sculpture has been cast from an original sculpture by Oliver Tupton and bears the makers stamp, the artist is one of the UK's most diverse artisans working today and who's work is becoming very collectable.