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A small display in a chapel beside Santa Cova Holy Grotto at the Montserrat Monastery, an important place of pilgrimage. December 2012.

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Display at the Chapel of the Holy Grotto




One of the black Madonnas of Europe at Santa Maria de Montserrat monastery in the Montserrat mountain, Catalonia. December 2012.

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The Virgin of Montserrat, or La Moreneta




Colossal Statue of Amenhotep IV, sandstone. King Tut Exhibit at the Pacific Science Center, Seattle, WA. June 5, 2012.

Colossal Statue of Amenhotep IV




The bronze Kamakura Great Buddha, also known as Daibutsu, is thought to have been cast in 1252 A.D. Kamakura, Japan. It is 13.35 meters tall and weighs roughly 93 tons. August 2008.

Kamakura Great Buddha, Tourists




Statue of St. Mary Magdalene by Gregor Erhart in the Louvre. Originally the wooden statue was supported by carved angels and suspended from the vault of a church. October 2010.

Statue, St. Mary Magdalene



The Trevi Fountain is the largest baroque fountain in the city. An estimated 3,000 euros are thrown into the fountain each day, due to a legend that throwing a coin into the fountain ensures a return visit. Rome, Italy. October 2010.

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Looking up at a statue in the Saint Louis Cemetery No. 1, New Orleans, LA. May 2009.

Statue from Below, Cemetery

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Bronze statue of a young woman resting at a fountain. I didn’t catch the name. French Quarter, New Orleans, LA. May 2009.

Bronze statue, woman and fountain

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Lafayette Cemetery in New Orleans, LA. May 2009.

Angel, Lafayette Cemetery


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The statue of the Sacred Heart of Jesus casts a tall shadow against the back of Saint Louis Cathedral in the French Quarter of New Orleans, LA. May 2009.

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