This preliminary 11-inch (28-centimeter) model by Michael Anderson is similar to what the finished 2-story sculpture will look like.
There are few reconstructions of Torosaurus: the full-scale
sculpture in front of the Yale Peabody Museum in New Haven will be the
first. The dinosaur itself is 9 feet (3 meters) tall and 21 feet (7
The bronze statue is the final realization of Anderson’s work — from conception, model-making and sculpting, through to the creation of a wax prototype, to the casting at the foundry, where the sections were welded together, chased and the statue given a surface patina.