Marshall Fredericks was known for his animal sculptures. Here we see two beautiful swans with their wings outstretched in flight.
This work and the accompanying Ugly Duckling were the first sculptures acquired by Fred Meijer.
Marshall Fredericks. Flying Swan and Ugly Duckling, 1962 (cast 1995). Ugly Duckling, Bronze, 10.5 x 12.5 x 11 inches. Flying Swan, 1962 (cast 1995). Bronze, 46 x 50 x 28 inches. Gift of Fred and Lena Meijer. © Marshall Fredericks.