Archive for the ‘Children’ Category


A Child-Like Angel Clasps Her Hands in Prayer as She Prays for the Dead at Vine Hill Cemetery in Plymouth, Massachusetts (Originally Published on Gargoyles and Grotesques on December 10, 2015)


A Small Boy With a Fishing Pole Seen Sitting on a Large Block of a Granite at the Entrance of a Bronze Sculpture Garden Just Off Main Street in Northeast Harbor, Maine (Originally Published on Gargoyles and Grotesques on October 18, 2021)

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A Bronze Statue of a Small Boy Reading From a Stack of Books Seen in the Snow-Covered Courtyard of the Licia & Mason Beekley Community Library in New Hartford, CT (Originally Published on Gargoyles and Grotesques on February 23, 2019)

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A Weathered Figurine of a Young Boy Sitting and Brooding Found Upon a Flat Granite Grave Marker at East Thompson Cemetery in East Thompson, CT (Originally Published on Gargoyles and Grotesques on February 19, 2020)

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A Stone Carving of a Lamb Seen on Top of an Infant’s Gravestone at Munyan Cemetery in Putnam, CT (Originally Published on Gargoyles and Grotesques on January 2, 2020)

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A Pair of Comical Ceramic Busts (One of a Young Man Playing the Saxophone and the Other of a Girl Clapping Her Hands Over Her Ears in Obvious Distress) Are Available for Purchase at the Crompton Collective in Worcester, MA (Originally Published on Gargoyles and Grotesques on March 7, 2020)

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This Boy and Bird, Sculpted of Bronze, Can Be Seen Studying Each Other in the Center of a Granite Fountain at Boston Public Garden (Originally Published on Gargoyles and Grotesques on August 6, 2015)

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A Young Girl Holds a Simple Cross of Plain Design in Her Hands as She Stands on the Base of a Headstone at St. Mary Cemetery in Lisbon, CT (Originally Published on Gargoyles and Grotesques on July 31, 2019)

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An Apparently Nude Moppet-Like Angel Kneels and Prays on Top of a Gravestone at West Thompson Cemetery in West Thompson, CT (Originally Published on Gargoyles and Grotesques on March 1, 2018)

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A Stylized Soul Effigy Found on a Child’s Gravestone From the Late 1700s at West Thompson Cemetery in West Thompson, Connecticut (Originally Published on Gargoyles and Grotesques on December 1, 2017)