Archive for the ‘Colleges and Universities’ Category

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The Golden Head of a Lion Glares Down From the Facade of the Emerson Colonial Theatre on Boylston Street in Boston, MA (Originally Published on Gargoyles and Grotesques on November 13,  2018)


One of Four Copper-Sheathed Gargoyles With Open Mouths Found on the Tower of Memorial Hall at the Campus of Harvard University in Cambridge, Massachusetts (Originally Published on Gargoyles and Grotesques on July 8, 2017)


A Rather Unusual Gargoyle, in the Form of a Giant Cricket, Perches Above a Patch of Climbing Ivy on the Side of the Aldus Chapin Higgins House on the Campus of Worcester Polytechnic Institute in Worcester, Massachusetts (Originally Published on Gargoyles and Grotesques on July 4, 2016)

Devil Harvard
A Devilish Countenance Carved From Stone Glares Down From the Front of Adolphus Busch Hall on the Campus of Harvard University in Cambridge, MA (Originally Published on Gargoyles and Grotesques on June 3,  2017)

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A Stone Centaur Brandishes a Large Club Above His Head on Top of Adolphus Busch Hall on Kirkland Street at the Campus of Harvard University in Cambridge, Massachusetts (Originally Published on Gargoyles and Grotesques on May 24,  2017)

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A Grotesque Waits For His Turn at Bat on the Old Worcester Polytechnic Institute Gymnasium in Worcester, MA  (Originally Published on Gargoyles and Grotesques on May 22, 2016)

Sculpture Assumption Library B (2)
An Interesting Clay Sculpture of the Head of a Man With Apparently Scaly Skin Impaled on a Rusty Spike Sticking up Through a Weathered Slab of Wood Seen on Display Inside the Emmanuel d’Alzon Library on the Campus of Assumption College in Worcester, MA

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The Stone of Face of a Germanic-Looking Woman (With Flowing Hair and Wearing Some Sort of Cap Decorated With Twigs and Leaves and a Pair of Wings on Top) Spotted on the Exterior of Adolphus Busch Hall on the Campus of Harvard University in Cambridge, MA

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A Face Carved in Stone With a Stylized Beard and a Winged Helmut Seen on the Exterior of Adolphus Busch Hall on the Campus of Harvard University in Cambridge, MA

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A Bronze Statue of Sigmund Freud Found on the Campus of Clark University in Worcester, MA