An astonishing constellation of Christian and classical ideas in a statue of Phidippides.
An informal presentation of some floral shots I’ve taken. No commentary.
A rather beautiful stained glass window features the portrait of Ida May Vare, who died in Beijing at age 22.
I never expected to find a portrait bust displayed on the exterior of a monument! And it hasn’t been stolen!
Maria Scheuch gazes out impassively at us from her funerary portrait in Glenwood Cemetery.
Several attractive and interesting monuments on the theme of ships culminating in an astounding baroque performance by Hans Schuler in Arlington National Cemetery.
Hands are hard to draw and sculpt!
A beautiful female figure modeled by Harriet Whitney Frishmuth turns up in a newly discovered replica.
Old weathered tombstones are by turns heartbreaking and annoying. But you can see why people were enamored of them when you come across a crisp, fresh example.
A fascinatingly literal conceit on an otherwise handsome obelisk monument.