Hungarian miner standard bearer from the 18th Century

Discussion in 'vBench (Works in Progress)' started by Black Army, Aug 28, 2007.

  1. Black Army Active Member

    Hy guys,

    here is my latest figure (54mm), I have made it for an austrian collector and it's a Hungarian miner standard bearer from the late 18th Century. His uniform is a special miner ceremonial dress, what was used to 19th Century in the miner-towns (they are now in Slovakia). On the flag is the Habsburg eagle with the Hungarian shild, and on the other side is the arms of the town Rozsnyó (now is Rožňava, you can see it: http://www.roznava.sk/sk/). The original flag is in the Museum of Rožňava. I make this figure after an original sculptur from the 18th Century, what you can see here: http://kbm.hu/hu/node/15
    Now come the painting, I must be fast with it.
    Thank's for comments.

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  2. Guy A Fixture

    Looka great Balazs. I like the work you did on the flag. I look forward to seeing him painted.
  3. rej Well-Known Member

    Very nice sculpting on all fronts :)

    Keep it up!!

    Ray ;)
  4. dinovision79 Active Member

    Hello Balazs,

    what a great topic! :) I like this figure a lot!
    Can't wait to see him painted!!!

    Thaknks for sharing
    Denes
  5. vergilius New Member

    I would sculpt the shoes a little be more. The rest looks very fine
  6. arminius Member

    A very interesting subject nicely sculpted. I like it a lot.

    Andreas
  7. blaster Active Member

    Unusual Topic

    Dear Balazs,

    what a great and refreshing topic. I look fwd to seeing this painted.

    Rgds,

    Victor
  8. Black Army Active Member

    Hello,

    thank's for all. Yes the shoes aren't the best, I must work on there, and on the flag too.

    Balázs

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