About the Vaca Preciosa cow collectible
Artist Walter Trindade designed two cows for CowParade Belo Horizonte, Brazil in 2006. One of them, Vaca Preciosa cow figurine, joined Museum Edition line of Cowparade cow figurines in 2012. Vaca Preciosa collectible represents a standing cow wearing a kind of bright silver futurist jacket. Artist highlighted each body part of the cow by using contrasting designs. First, he painted the legs in different shades using the dot technic. Then, he colored head, horns, udder and hoofs with a smooth, shiny gold paint. We don’t know the exact meaning of Walter Trindade masterpiece, but he certainly gives us the freedom to make the meaning our own! Vaca Preciosa figurine makes a beautiful piece of decor for contemporaneous homes or offices. The brand new figurine not only comes with a Certificate of Authenticity but also in a brand new packaging. The statue is suitable for indoor use only.
- Artist: Walter Trindade
- Type: Resin
- Shape: Standing Cow
- Size: Museum Edition (Large, 12″ x 8″)
- Event: CowParade Belo Horizonte, 2006
- Intro Date: Spring 2012
Care instructions: Dust cloth.
About the Belo Horizonte Exhibit
In coordination with the host cities and private property owners, the CowParade cows were placed in both public and private locations during the event, all of which were publicly accessible throughout Belo Horizonte.
Knapp is the Swiss-born sculptor who shaped the CowParade cows specifically for the event. Pascal Knapp owns the copyrights to the standing, reclining, and grazing cow shapes used in all CowParade exhibits. Nowadays, CowParade “line of figurines belongs to top figurine collectibles in the world. There are over 500 statues grouped in four collection lines:
- Museum Edition
- The Collection
- Mini Moos
and Vaca Preciosa cow belongs to Museum Edition line.