Tag Archives: Statues

Roger Williams in Art

As should be fairly obvious, Roger Williams is one of my favorite historical figures, and certainly my favorite “American,” if I can use that term for someone born in England who never lived in an independent USA.  Unfortunately, he’s not … Continue reading

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My New Emperor and Game Pieces

It’s probably no secret that I’m a fan of statues.  I think they’re my favorite artistic medium, no doubt influenced by its frequency in extant classical art.  I like the tangibility of small statues, especially, so when I was visiting … Continue reading

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Philosophizing Ape

I came across another ape statue I like today.  I’ve already mentioned Affe Mit Schaedel, and this one is clearly based on it.  They’d probably make good bookends, actually. Anyways, the statue is this one, erroneously called Philosophizing Monkey, since … Continue reading

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Affe mit Schaedel

I’d like to discuss my favorite little statuette.  I got it about a year ago, when I got a new job.  (That job turned out to be horrible, but at least it taught my good skills to get my current … Continue reading

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