The Retiree


  • Technique Hand-painted resin
  • Size 16,5 x 27 x 30,5 cm
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The Retiree is a sculpture from the series The Professionals by Guillermo Forchino. Beautiful sculpture as a gift for a birthday or as a corporate gift.

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For forty years, Carlos Galvez woke up every morning at 6:50 a.m. to go to work half asleep. For forty years, he hated waking up early in the morning. The first Monday of his retirement, the alarm clock rang as usual. His wife woke up with a jolt. “But Carlos, have you forgotten you are retired?” “Not at all, dear, I just wanted to know what it feels like to continue sleeping at 7:00 in the morning. He closed his eyes and thought about the golf game that awaited him that afternoon, his fishing trip he had planned the following day, playing poker with his friends and his old colleagues who were rushing off to work at the same time. being late to the office. With a smile of satisfaction, he peacefully fell back asleep.