Archive for the ‘Gargoyles and Grotesques’ Category

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Green Men (Faces Formed From or Surrounded by Foliage) Displayed on a Pedestal in Front of a House on Linwood Avenue in Whitinsville, MA (Originally Published on Gargoyles and Grotesques on November 28, 2016)

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A Demonic Face (of Apparently Asian Origin) Carved in Stone Found on a Building on Avenue A in Downtown Turners Falls, MA (Originally Published on Gargoyles and Grotesques on November 10, 2018)

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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 (Originally Published on Gargoyles and Grotesques on November 20, 2017)

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A Devilish Green Man With Horns For Sale at the Naked Bohemian Gift Shop on White Mountain Highway in North Conway, NH (Originally Published on Gargoyles and Grotesques on December 17, 2017)

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A Close-Up of a Fantastical Dragonesque Creature (With a Long, Whip-Like Barbed Tongue) Found in the Design of a Wrought Iron Gate in Front of a Brownstone Under Repair on Dartmouth Street in Boston, MA (Originally Published on Gargoyles and Grotesques on December 2,  2015)

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One of a Pair Large Winged Gargoyles Holding Lanterns That Crouch on Either Side of a Gateway in Front of a Private Residence on Top of Blueberry Hill in Webster, MA (Originally Published on Gargoyles and Grotesques on July 31, 2018)

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This Goat Head Water Fountain Can Be Found at Tower Hill Botanic Gardens in Boylston, MA  (Originally Published on Gargoyles and Grotesques on August 19,  2013)

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A Vigilant Gargoyle Keeps a Careful Watch on the Surrounding Neighborhood From the Second Story Ledge of a Home on Maple Street in Sturbridge, MA (Originally Published on Gargoyles and Grotesques on November 16,  2016)

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A Winged Dragon-Like Grotesque Stands Guard Next to a Garage at the End of an Asphalt Driveway off Main Street in Sturbridge, MA (Originally Published on Gargoyles and Grotesques on November 15,  2016)

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This Grotesque Visage, Found on the Side of the Merrick Public Library in Brookfield, Is a Gargoyle in the Truest Sense of the Definition: a Decorative Waterspout in the Form of a Human or Animal Face or Figure (Originally Published on Gargoyles and Grotesques on June 25,  2017)