Sleeping Lion statue at Chatsworth House, Derbyshire, England.                                                                                                                                                      More

Sleeping Lion statue at Chatsworth House, Derbyshire, England. even the wild ones look so sweet when they're sleeping , lions are just big kittens after all ,

All around the world, in almost any city or town, you can find many monuments, sculptures and statues displayed in parks, squares or other places. These public artworks represent different things, but most usually they are monuments dedicated to fallen heroes, distinguished individuals or represent some significant part of the history. But some of them are pure art, representing their artist's inspiration and message #art

Top 10 Most Amazing Sculptures from Around The World

All around the world, in almost any city or town, you can find many monuments, sculptures and statues displayed in parks, squares or other places.

Veiled Vestal by Raffaele Monti (1818-1881), marble, in Chatsworth House collection (England) -- it was seen in the 2005 version of Pride & Prejudice by Elizabeth Bennet (aka Keira Knightly).

Veiled Vestal by Raffaele Monti marble, in Chatsworth House collection (England) -- it was seen in the 2005 version of Pride & Prejudice (by Elizabeth Bennet (aka Keira Knightly). Transparent marble effect is awesome!

Colosso dell’Appennino by Giambologna, outside Florence, Italy

Massive 16th Century Sculpture of a Guardian Colossus

red-lipstick:Gigantic century sculpture known as Colosso dell’Appennino, or the Appennine Colossus located in the park of Villa Demidoff (just north of Florence, Italy). It was erected in 1580 by Italian sculptor Giambologna Italy) Sculptures

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This design is an example of form, but more specifically, naturalistic form. Naturalistic is when the design is derived from anything in nature, or a human figure. This particular form is a human figure, which makes it a naturalistic form.

Pictures Really Don’t Do It Justice. This is probably one of theeeee most amazing sculptures I know.

Pictures Really Don’t Do It Justice

Pluto and Proserpina. The Rape of Proserpina is a large Baroque marble sculptural group by Italian artist Gian Lorenzo Bernini, executed between 1621 and Bernini was only 23 years old at its completion.

Portrait Sculpture Gallery – PCF Studios Paul Farault. "Child Bride"

wonderwarhol: “ Child Bride, by Philippe Faraut “ This sculpture was created to bring social awareness to the plight of the 15 million girls who are married each year before the age of This young girl’s expression of fear is barely hidden.

D'Artagnan, détail de la statue d'Alexandre Dumas

D'Artagnan, detail of the statue of Alexandre Dumas, father, Paris XVII - Gustave Doré -

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