11 Stunningly Beautiful Sculptures

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11 Stunningly Beautiful Sculptures

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Many masters throughout the ages have been fascinated with the human body and physique. And with good reason if we are to look at what they were able to create based on them. Removing all the unnecessary parts of a block of marble and you’ll end up with a work of art exactly like these here.

It’s said that you can’t bring stone to life. But great artistic talents throughout history have shown, one after the other, that this is not in fact the case. Some truly unmatchable wonders have been created by their capable hands, the sight of which can take your breath away.

Here are a few cultures we have found around the world that are astonishingly beautiful and creative. Probably most people will be unfamiliar with them, but they have the power to astound with their sheer beauty even at first sight.

Without further ado, Let’s check out some of the most beautiful sculptures we came across:

THE AWAKENING DAWN

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DESPAIR

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LATONA AND HER CHILDREN APOLLO AND DIANA

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Stefano Giordani

A BEAUTIFUL STONE EFFIGY IN THE MONUMENTAL CEMETERY OF STAGLIENO, GENOVA, ITALY

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CASSANDRE SE MET SOUS LA PROTECTION DE PALLAS

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CHASTITY

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THE NYMPH SALMACIS

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YOUNG WOMAN

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THE EXILED

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DEATH

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MARBLE VEIL

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