The Gorilla

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Artist: Sherry Sander (

Date: 1989

Location: Denver Zoo

Collection: Public Art

Artwork Type: Sculpture

Material: Bronze

Description: Sherry Sander is an animal sculptor who resides in the Montana Countryside surrounded by a mini wildlife preserve, the setting for her home and studio. "The Gorilla" shows a gorilla resting back against a log. Its proper left arm is extended and rests upon the proper left leg. Proper right arm is leaning back on the log and the proper right leg is extended outward on the log with the proper left foot on it.