Archive for the ‘Gargoyles and Grotesques’ Category

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The Stone Visage of a Medieval Monarch Wearing a Crown Glares Across the Courtyard From Atop of Adolphus Busch Hall on the Campus of Harvard University in Cambridge, MA

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Father Time Spotted Literately Holding Time in His Hands in the Form of a Carved Wooden Clock Standing Next to the Entrance of the Worcester Trading Post on Chandler Street in Worcester, MA


This Carving of a Kneeling Monk Resting His Weary Head on the Stack of Books He Struggles to Hold on to Is Fittingly Found on the Original Stone Facade of the Main Branch of the Cambridge Public Library in Cambridge, MA

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A Small Winged Gargoyle With the Head of a Lion and the Tail of a Dragon Sits on a Wooden Ledge That Runs Along the Front of the Historic Blackington Building on Main Street in Sturbridge, MA


A Hooded Grotesque Grasping His Cheeks With Both Hands Stares out From the Original Stone Edifice of the Main Branch of the Cambridge Public Library in Cambridge, MA


An Imposing Giant Scarecrow With a Jack O’Lantern For a Head Looms Eerily Over the Front Yard of a Home on Coolidge Road in Worcester, MA

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A Green Man Brass Door Knocker Hangs on the Wall Available For Purchase at the Naked Bohemian Gift Shop on White Mountain Highway in North Conway, NH