Archive for the ‘Children’ Category

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A Single Figurine of a Stylized Angel Leans Against One of the Many Small Plain Stone Grave Markers Marked Only With a Cross and a Number Found at St. Joseph Children’s Cemetery in Webster, Massachusetts (Originally Published on Gargoyles and Grotesques on December 29, 2016)


A Rare Example Found at Burial Hill in Plymouth of Multiple “Winged Soul Effigies” on a Single Gravestone – Each Representing One of the Three Young Daughters Lost by John and Mary Goddard in the 1760s… (Originally Published on Gargoyles and Grotesques on December 5, 2015)

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A Touching Yet Eerie Memorial, Carved in the Likenesses of Three Small Children Named Willie, Mary, and Charlie, Found at Mount Auburn Cemetery in Cambridge, MA (Originally Published on Gargoyles and Grotesques on July 14, 2019)

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A High Relief Sculpture of an Angel With Two Nude Children Carved on a Monument at Mount Auburn Cemetery in Cambridge, MA (Originally Published on Gargoyles and Grotesques on October 19, 2017) 

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A Close-Up of a Little Girl Hugging Her Doll in a Scene Depicting the Legendary Spags Department Store Found on the Bronze Memorial to the Store’s Owner Anthony “Spag” Borgatti at Lakeway Commons in Shrewsbury, MA (Originally Published on Gargoyles and Grotesques on December 15, 2018) 

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A Sweet Little Child Angel Pets a Bunny Rabbit as She Rests on the Base of a Gravestone at St Philip’s Cemetery in Grafton, MA (Originally Published on Gargoyles and Grotesques on  December 29, 2015) 

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“Boy With a Dolphin”, a Bronze Statue Sculpted by the Well-Known British Sculptor David Wynne, Stands in the Center of the Courtyard at One Chestnut Place in Worcester, MA (Originally Published on Gargoyles and Grotesques on March 7, 2016) 

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This Bronze Sculpture of a Naked Toddler Riding a Humongous Leaping Frog (Entitled “Baby and Frog”) by Richard H. Recchia Stands Outside the Rockport Art Association at 12 Main Street in Rockport, Massachusetts (Originally Published on Gargoyles and Grotesques on January 10, 2015) 

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A Statue of a Young Girl Holding a Bowl in Each Hand Found at St. Luke’s Cemetery in Westborough, MA (Originally Published on Gargoyles and Grotesques on January 29, 2018)

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“Dreams of Tomorrow”, a Life-Size Bronze Sculpture by Kay Worden Depicting a Young Girl in a Floppy Hat Sitting on a Rock and Daydreaming, Can Be Found on the Grounds of the Whitinsville Social Library in Whitinsville, MA (Originally Published on Gargoyles and Grotesques on March 26,  2017)