Archive for the ‘Museums’ Category

An Ancient Sandstone Sculpture of the Elephant-Headed Hindu God Ganesha Seen on Display at the Worcester Art Museum in Worcester, MA


An Elegant Woman in a Gown Sits and Contemplates Among the Stone Columns at the Front Entrance of the Holder Memorial Building (Home of the Clinton Historical Society) on Church Street in Clinton, MA

A Photo of a Bronze Bust of President Abraham Lincoln Taken by My Cousin Dwayne Szlosek at the Virginia Museum of the Civil War in New Market, VA

A Carved Wooden Icon of Saint Nikolai of Mozhaisk (a Russian Variation of Saint Nicholas), With a Brass Sword and a Silver Halo Studded with Gemstones, Seen Hanging on the Wall at the Museum of Russian Icons in Clinton, MA

An Extremely Toothy Dragon’s Head Displayed on the Wall as Part of the “Fantastic Beasts in Iconography” Exhibit at the Museum of Russian Icons in Clinton, MA

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From a Recent Exhibition at the Worcester Art Museum of Spanish and Portuguese Colonial Religious Art From 17th & 18th Century South America Entitled “Highest Heaven”, a Couple of Nude Infant Jesuses Carved From Ivory on Display (Note the Inexplicable Sight of the Infant Jesus on the Left Resting His Right Hand on What Appears to Be the Skull of a Human Baby on a Pedestal!)

The Bronze Head of the American Avant-Garde Composer Carl Ruggles Sculpted by Harriette Miller on Display at the Bennington Museum in Bennington, Vermont