Archive for the ‘Gargoyles and Grotesques’ Category

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A Bust of a Gargoyle With Two Blunt Horns on Top of His Head and His Tongue Hanging Out and His Face Being Sold by a Vendor in the Better Living Center at the Big E Held on the Eastern States Exposition Grounds in West Springfield, MA (Originally Published on Gargoyles and Grotesques on May 11, 2019)

Bearded Face Cambridge Public Library
A Mysterious Hooded and Bearded Face Peers out From the Original Stone Edifice of the Main Branch of the Cambridge Public Library on Broadway in Cambridge, MA (Originally Published on Gargoyles and Grotesques on May 29, 2017)


Although They Are Easy to Miss, a Series of Small Lion Heads Carved From Stone Can Be Seen on the Cornice That Runs Along the Top of the Worcester Art Museum’s Exterior (Originally Published on Gargoyles and Grotesques on June 30, 2017)

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A Cherubic Face Watches While a Winged Dragon-Like Creature With the Head of a Wolf Crawls Up an Arch on the Facade of the Historic Burrage House in Boston, MA (Originally Published on Gargoyles and Grotesques on December 7, 2019)

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A Silver Winged Devil With His Knees Curled Up to His Chest Seen in the Front Yard of a House on Englewood Avenue in Worcester, MA (Originally Published on Gargoyles and Grotesques on April 1, 2019)

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A Couple of Chubby-Faced Cherubs Cling to the Skirt of the Virgin Mary at St. Joseph Polish Cemetery in Webster, MA (Originally Published on Gargoyles and Grotesques on November 16, 2016)

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A Wingless Grotesque With a Long Neck and Feline Ears Seen Grasping a Shield in His Talon-Like Hands High on the Exterior of the Burrage House in Boston, MA (Originally Published on Gargoyles and Grotesques on November 24, 2019)

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An Excited Little Boy Hugs Mrs. Mallard, the Mother Duck, as She Leads Her Bronze Ducklings Through the Boston Public Gardens in Boston, MA (Originally Published on Gargoyles and Grotesques on March 29, 2019)

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A Close-Up of a Tiny Winged Gargoyle Seen in the Backyard of a Home on Winfield Street in Worcester, MA (Originally Published on Gargoyles and Grotesques on April 9, 2019)

Greenman (2)
A Plaster Face With Elements of Both a Green Man (Foliage & Fruit) and a Satyr (Horns) Available For Purchase in the Better Living Center at the Big E Held on the Eastern States Exposition Grounds in West Springfield, MA (Originally Published on Gargoyles and Grotesques on March 4, 2020)