Posts Tagged ‘Boston MA’

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A Shallow Relief Sculpture of a Winged Lion (Symbolizing Saint Mark) Found on the Facade of Trinity Church at Copley Square in Boston, MA (Originally Published on Gargoyles and Grotesques on December 14, 2018)

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This Boy and Bird, Sculpted of Bronze, Can Be Seen Studying Each Other in the Center of a Granite Fountain at Boston Public Garden (Originally Published on Gargoyles and Grotesques on August 6, 2015)

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The Imposing Figure of Saint Luke Gazes Down From Above the Copley Square Entrance of Trinity Church in Boston, MA (Originally Published on Gargoyles and Grotesques on June 20, 2015)

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A Flower-Festooned Show Pony Races Against a Gigantic Rooster on the Carousel on Boston Common (Originally Published on Gargoyles and Grotesques on September 16, 2014)

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An Excited Little Boy Hugs Mrs. Mallard, the Mother Duck, as She Leads Her Bronze Ducklings Through the Boston Public Gardens in Boston, MA (Originally Published on Gargoyles and Grotesques on March 29, 2019)

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A Bronze Statue of the American Episcopal Clergyman Reverend Phillips Brooks (Best Known as the Lyricist of the Classic Christmas Hymn, “O Little Town of Bethlehem”) Standing in Front of a Hooded Jesus Erected in 1910 Outside Trinity Church at Copley Square in Boston, MA (Originally Published on Gargoyles and Grotesques on February 17, 2020)

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This Cat-Like Gargoyle With Wings Is Just One of the Many Fantastical Creatures That Can Be Found on the Exterior of the Burrage House on the Corner of Hereford Street and Commonwealth Avenue in Boston, Massachusetts (Originally Published on Gargoyles and Grotesques on July 28, 2018)

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An Exquisite Example of a Skull and Crossbones Carved on an Eighteenth-Century Headstone Found at King’s Chapel Burying Ground, the Oldest Cemetery in Boston, Massachusetts (Originally Published on Gargoyles and Grotesques on August 3, 2018)

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A Large Figure of Saint John Is Surrounded by Gargoyles, Cherubs, and Other Smaller Figures on the Face of Trinity Church on Copley Square in Boston, Massachusetts (Originally Published on Gargoyles and Grotesques on February 24, 2015)

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In Addition to the Bronze Statue of Him Standing Outside Trinity Church at Copley Square in Boston, the Likeness of the Reverend Phillips Brooks Can Be Found Carved in Stone on the Facade of the Church Itself With a Long-Neck Gargoyle Peering Over His Shoulder (Originally Published on Gargoyles and Grotesques on March 18, 2020)