Thursday, September 29, 2016

Plesiocolopinus kushiroensis (2014)


Plesiocolopinus kushiroensis

model length:40cm
scale:1/3
material: stone clay

Plesiocolopinus kushiroensis is a fossil tapir, discovered in Kushiro City in Japan. This model is for  "Prehistoric Mammals" ,special exhibition of japanese fossil mammals. at National Museum of Nature and Science,Tokyo. The supervisor of this model is Yukimitsu Tomida. 


Wednesday, September 14, 2016

Higotherium (2014)




Higotherium hypsodon

length:45cm
material: stone clay
Higotherium is a kind of Tillodontia/Trogosinae, discovered in Japan.
This model is for  "Prehistoric Mammals" ,special exhibition of japanese fossil mammals. at National Museum of Nature and Science,Tokyo.
The supervisor of this model is Yukimitsu Tomida.

 After the exhibition. this model is collected by the museum .

Saturday, September 10, 2016

Siderops (2016)


Siderops kehli
length:35cm
scale:1/7
material: stone clay


At first I wanted to sculpt Koolasuchus, but I couldn't get enough information about it.  So I sculpted Siderops, closely related to Koolasuchus.

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Mainly reference
 
・「The Rise of AMPHIBIANS」 
       Robert Carroll

・「THE ARTIST AND THE SCIENTISTS」
      Peter Trusler, Patricia Vickers-Rich, Thomas H.Rich