THE FAMOUS TAXIDERMY WINGED KITTEN
With wire hanging hook, distressed
43 cm long
Provenance: Viktor Wynd’s Museum, London.
This kitten was the first thing that greeted people as they entered the museum and is a spectacular example of ‘Bat Taxidermy’, it has been featured in publications on the subject.
The Viktor Wynd Museum of Curiosities, Fine Art & UnNatural History is a contemporary reinterpretation of a Pre-Enlightenment Wunderkabinett or Cabinet of Curiosities. It is the creation of artist and writer Viktor Wynd, who has just opened a Falmouth branch of his museum inside the National Maritime Museum. His most recent book 'The UnNatural History Museum' was published by Prestel in 2020.
Estimated at £1,000 - £1,500