90mm bust of the scientist and explorer Charles Darwin
This is the first 1:10 scale miniature of the explorer, naturalist, scientist and writer Charles Robert Darwin (12. February 1809 - 19. April 1882).
Darwin was an English naturalist, a scholar of geology and biology best known for his astonishing contributions to the science of evolution. His proposition that all species of life have descended over time from common ancestors is now widely accepted, and considered a foundational concept in science.
3-piece model in unpainted resin with a natural oak base.
This bust won a silver prize in Calenzano hobby model competition 2019
Miniature bust dim.: 1/10, about 8 cm
Project and support: Di Silvestro Gianpaolo and Simone Rasetti
Painter: Luca Vergerio