Pinterest • The world’s catalogue of ideas

Another Bernini sculpture - a marble veil - Astounding! Just click on space for variety of veiled woman

458
60

BERNINI- His mark on St. Peters Basilica

Gian Lorenzo Bernini sculptures in St. Peter's, Vatican, Italy, including the spiral bronze Alter & this throne of St. Peter. This alabaster window was the photo on our 1st Christmas card! Bernini also created the “Fountain of the Four Rivers” in Piazza Navona, Rome.

139
14

A pleurant (French) or "weeper" (in English) was a statue that was meant to mourn eternally at the grave of a loved one. Veiled woman, via Flickr. photo by Irene Spadacin taken in Verano Monumental Cemetery, Rome, IT

932
182
1

These astonishingly lifelike sculptures will take your breath away

Bernini really captures the notion of ecstasy. Look at her curled toes and limp hand! Incredible...

176
18
1

20 idées de bustes décoratifs

Giant Lorenzo Bernini you absolute genius! The fact that he could make stone look like a transparent veil is stupendous!

551
113
1