Ainslie's Sheep

Ainslies_Sheep 550

 

Artist

Les Kossatz

Medium

Cast aluminium

District

Civic

Commissioned

2001

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The national capital has memorably been described as "a good sheep paddock spoiled". This sculpture is a satirical salute to one of Canberra’s early pastoralists – James Ainslie who came to the region in 1825.

Les Kossatz (1943-2011)
Ainslie's Sheep, 2001
Cast aluminium
City Walk, Civic