Archive for the ‘Sculptures’ Category

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Special Thanks to My Cousin Dwayne Szlosek For Allowing Me to Post His Photo of One of a Pair of Hounds Seen Gripping a Lantern in Their Jaws While Guarding the Entrance of a Private Driveway on Jezierski Lane in Thompson, CT (Originally Published on Gargoyles and Grotesques on November 26, 2019)

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I Want to Thank John Carter For Giving Me Permission to Post His Photograph of a Female Imperial Garden Lion Carved From Marble Found on the Grounds of the NorthRiver Yacht Club in Tuscaloosa, AL (Originally Published on Gargoyles and Grotesques on July 7, 2019)

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A Granite Statue of a Firefighter Manning a Fire Hose Found in Front of Shrewsbury Fire Department Station 2 on Harrington Avenue in Shrewsbury, MA (Originally Published on Gargoyles and Grotesques on June 30, 2018)

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A Plaster Lion Seen Loitering on the Side of West Main Street in Brookfield, MA (Originally Published on Gargoyles and Grotesques on December 15, 2017)


A Winged Humanoid Found on the Facade of an Office Building Located on Boylston Street in Boston, MA (Originally Published on Gargoyles and Grotesques on June 1, 2018)


A Gigantic Polychromed Metal Rooster Seen Crowing Near Big Chicken Barn Books & Antiques on Route 3 in Ellsworth, Maine (Originally Published on Gargoyles and Grotesques on September 13, 2021)

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A Late 18th Century Marble Gravestone (Carved With a Wigged and Winged “Soul Effigy” and a Pair of Stylized Birds) Found in the Bennington Centre Cemetery in Bennington, VT (Originally Published on Gargoyles and Grotesques on December 15, 2016)

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The New Hampshire Marine Memorial (Also Known as “The Lady of the Sea”) Dedicated in 1957 to All New Hampshire Servicemen Lost or Buried at Sea During World War Two, Depicts a Woman Kneeling and Clutching a Laurel Wreath as She Stares Mournfully Out Toward the Ocean (Originally Published on Gargoyles and Grotesques on September 12, 2015)


This Grimacing Visage Is One of the Many Fantastic Faces and Figures Found on the Exterior of the Boston Opera House on Washington Street in Boston, MA (Originally Published on Gargoyles and Grotesques on July 31, 2017)


A Wooden Sculpture of Saint Francis of Assisi Found For Sale at the Big Chicken Barn Books & Antiques on Route 3 in Ellsworth, Maine (Originally Published on Gargoyles and Grotesques on November 14, 2021)