The Mythical Bird


Brancusi The Mythical BirdMade in 1910, The Mythical Bird emphasize Brancusi's asouration for perfection. The shape that is given to the bird makes us think about the old religions and worship of god animals. The Mythical Bird is not an ordinary bird but a special and mythical one from the Romanian folk legends, that helps Prince Charming meet his true love .

Between 1910 and 1944, Brancusi created 29 birds, trying to express the essence of flight, which for him symbolizes the rise of spirituality and transcendence.
For Brancusi flying is "the most wonderful thing in the nature."