Archive for the ‘Nudes’ Category


A Stylized (and Bit Creepy) Female Nude Sculpted in Clay Over a Metal Armature Discovered Amidst the Tall Grass and Weeds at the Hulls Cove Sculpture Garden on Breakneck Road in Hulls Cove, Maine

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A High Relief Sculpture of an Angel With Two Nude Children Carved on a Monument at Mount Auburn Cemetery in Cambridge, MA (Originally Published on Gargoyles and Grotesques on October 19, 2017) 

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“Boy With a Dolphin”, a Bronze Statue Sculpted by the Well-Known British Sculptor David Wynne, Stands in the Center of the Courtyard at One Chestnut Place in Worcester, MA (Originally Published on Gargoyles and Grotesques on March 7, 2016) 

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Guy-Olivier Deveau’s “Rising from the Abyss”, This Year’s First Place Winner at the Hampton Beach Master Sand Sculpting Competition, Appears to Have Crawled From Mankind’s Most Terrifying Erotic  (Originally Published on Gargoyles and Grotesques on July 12 , 2016)


This Incredibly Bizarre Bronze Sculpture by Clyde DuVernet Hunt Entitled “The American Spirit” (Depicting the Inexplicable Gathering of Abraham Lincoln, a Kneeling Topless Woman, and a Naked Young Boy) Was Originally Exhibited at the 1939 New York World’s Fair Before Finding a Permanent Home at the Courtyard of the Bennington Museum on Main Street in Bennington, Vermont (Originally Published on Gargoyles and Grotesques on November 17,  2016)

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A Marble Statue of a Female Nude Spied Among the Lush Foliage on the Grounds of the Magnolia Plantation and Gardens in Charleston, SC (Photo Courtesy of John Carter)

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A Moss-Covered Figure of a Nude Child Clutching a Crumbling Cornucopia on Top of a Monument at North Cemetery in Sturbridge, MA

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An Example of a Putto (a Chubby Male Child Usually Naked and Winged) Representing Either a Cherub or (More Likely in This Case) Cupid Carrying a Bunch of Large Grapes on His Shoulder in a Front Yard Garden on Pleasant Street in Spencer, MA

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A Sand Sculpture of a Nude Female Figure Emerging From a a Series of Vertical Rectangular Blocks Seen at This Year’s Master Sand Sculpting Competition Held Last June at Hampton Beach in New Hampshire

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A High Relief Sculpture of an Angel With Two Nude Children Carved on a Monument at Mount Auburn Cemetery in Cambridge, MA