Another Bernini sculpture - a marble veil - Astounding! Just click on space for variety of veiled woman
Detail from The Rape of Proserpina, a large Baroque marble sculptural group by Italian artist Gian Lorenzo Bernini, who was only 23 years old at its completion.
The Genius and Sensitivity of Bernini - simply unbelieveable that this is stone
sculpture in marbre...
Le Bernin, Apollon et Daphné, 1622-1625. Marbre, 243cm de haut. Rome, Galerie Borghèse.
"Psyché ranimée par le baiser de l'Amour" du sculpteur Antonio Canova dans le Musée du Louvre
francesca-wayland: This is not a photograph of lovers, this is a 400 year old marble statue of Pluto and Proserpina Bernini was only 23 years old when he completed this.
Gian Lorenzo a terminé cette oeuvre à l'age de 23 ans
Giant Lorenzo Bernini you absolute genius! The fact that he could make stone look like a transparent veil is stupendous!
"Modesty" by Antonio Corradini (Italian, 1688–1752), marble statue of veiled female with exquisite sculpture of translucent fabric, c. 1751