St. George on a horse

Wooden sculpture representing St. George on a horse with dragon

Request: Freehand carved sculpture made on request by master Karl Demetz for a church in order to replace an antic S. George that had been stolen. The particularity of this sculpture is that it has a stand in order to carry it in a procession that can be removed from the base.
Type of wood used: maple with gold finishing
Size: 35 cm wide, 60 cm high
Year of completion: 2013
The wood carving below represents St. George as a knight facing a dragon, symbol of fearless faith that triumphs over the evil force.