Rip Van Winkle


 This is the model for the life-size Monument

Bronze limited edition of 25
11" x 18" x 15"

On waking, he found himself on the green knoll whence he had first seen the old man
of the glen. He rubbed his eyes--it was a bright, sunny morning. The birds were hopping and twittering among the bushes, and the eagle was wheeling aloft and breasting the pure mountain breeze. "Surely," thought Rip, "I have not slept here all night."

-- Washington Irving
Rip Van Winkle

Close-up view of Rip Van Winkle's face

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   See also the Headless Horseman of Sleepy Hollow,
      another Washington Irving story, which Richard Masloski has captured in bronze.


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