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01-08-2016, 11:35 AM   #526
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I must confess that a mass-produced even kitschy statue such as this one does more for me than the piece above by di Suvero.


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01-08-2016, 12:47 PM   #528
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QuoteOriginally posted by WPRESTO Quote
I must confess that a mass-produced even kitschy statue such as this one does more for me than the piece above by di Suvero.
Have to agree - I just don't understand the appeal of orange-painted H-beams... (although there are many who do)

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Smiling Ramojanas, a somewhat iconic little terracotta statue at the Met. ca 7th~8th century, Mexico.


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Bronco Buster taken with Pentax K-x and Pentax-M 50/1.4 by Jason Doss, on Flickr

This was also posted in the 52 Project challenge for the theme "statuary."
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Personifications of Spring and Summer.

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A lion, ancient symbol of a nation or its leader or both, to indicate it's fearlessness and ferocity. 8th century BCE

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The Scallop, by Maggi Hambling, Aldeburgh Beach.

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Milkmaid, more a figurine than a statue.

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The previous two images are certainly a contrast in mood and outlook.
This one is just mildly whimsical.

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Thomas Wolsey (probably the most famous son of my hometown)

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Chariot and archer, ca 900BCE

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