Blair Headford
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Gaetano Cellini: L'umanità contro il male [Humanity Against Evil]. "It's in Rome at the GNAM." ~unknown... Marble hands: "How such art can be so sensuously and realistically rendered from such an unmalleable medium as marble, is nothing short of miraculous!" ~js

Gaetano Cellini: L'umanità contro il male [Humanity Against Evil]. Marble hands: How such art can be so sensuously and realistically rendered from such an unmalleable medium as marble, is nothing short of miraculous!

Bernini. My absolute, hands down, favorite sculptor. He was a genius in the craft.

The Rape of Proserpina detail Gian Lorenzo Bernini . The Rape of Proserpina is a large baroque marble sculptural group by Bernini executed between 1621 and Bernini was only 23 years old at its completion. It depicts Proserpina being seized and.

David

‘The Face Of David’: a pencil drawing of Michelangelo’s Sculpture “The David” by Linda Huber. 18 x 24 inches Graphite on Smooth Bristol

Ugolino and His Sons, modeled ca. 1860–61, executed in marble 1865–67 Jean-Baptiste Carpeaux (French, 1827–1875), Saint-Béat marble.

this is a sculpture at Metropolitan Museum of Art, so beautifully captured by Jamie - those hands! Ugolino and His Sons (Detail), modeled ca. executed in marble x Jean–Baptiste Carpeaux (French, .

'Modesty' carved in marble by Antonio Corradini, 1751

La Pudicizia The statuary for the Cappella Sansevero in Naples (see veiled Christ), Prince named Antonio Corradini, Venetian, nearly blind and Freemason, who managed to finish only the statue of Modesty