Gorgeous women as sculptures

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“Agnete og Havmanden” (Agnete and the Merman)
located Parkallé in the second largest danish city – Aarhus
the sculpture from 1941 is made ​​by sculptor Johannes C. Bjerg.

Paris 49

A grieving woman – artist unknown,
perhaps the mother of a 20 year-old frenchman (1890-1910)
located on the young man’s grave at Montmartre Cemetery in Paris.

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Eleanor Rigby – unknown liverpool woman
immortalized by John Lennon and the Beatles
a grave of an Eleanor Rigby was “discovered”
in the graveyard of St. Peter’s Parish Church in Woolton, Liverpool in the 1990s
close to the childhood home of John Lennon
the statue of Eleanor Rigby is located in Stanley Street, Liverpool.
designed and made by the entertainer Tommy Steele.
A plaque to the right describes it as “Dedicated to All the Lonely People”.

Sculptures, my favorites – gorgeous women in happiness and sorrow.

With the inspiration from Ailsa and her absolutly worth visting blog
Where’s my backpack?
this is my 2nd version of the travel theme this week “Statues“.

18 tanker om “Gorgeous women as sculptures

  1. I always wondered what Eleanor Rigby looked like. Now, I know. Thank you for showing me all these terrific sculptures. Next time I am in Paris I will visit Monmartre cemetery 🙂

    • #.paula
      I found it fascinating too – and the old singer Tommy Steele have made it… 🙂

      The Montmartre Cemetery are worth visiting
      so many impressive sculptures and statues… 🙂

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