Just when I think I've found them all, more Houdini art shows up. In this case, I'm looking for sculptures and statues.
This next bust was created by artist Peter Close. It had been available through
As I recall, the site offered some other busts of famous people, like Sir Arthur Conan Doyle. But with the site down, I can't go back and check. Hopefully, it will be back up again soon.
This is cast in resin and comes in two different finishes. It stands a whopping 21 inches tall. The website says it is limited to 100 busts and it also says the first run sold out. So maybe they are doing more than 100, or they cast less than 100 to start. At any rate, check their website for purchasing info.
Next up, a Houdini and Bess set. I think I might actually have these. I know I own something very
There is an amazing sculpture and article featured over at HoudiniMuseum.org that you must go check out. There are several photos of the piece created by sculptor Mel Zapata. It's a truly striking piece of Houdini art.
The final one today was featured over at WildAboutHoudini.com. It's a sculpture by artist Victoria Mock. The piece has Houdini in a straight jacket sitting on a box. It's quite cool.
If you want to see more Houdini art, check out some of the past articles on the Houdini Busts.
I'm sure I'll be back with more!