More ideas from A
Zair Isaakovich Azgur (1908-1995) was a Belarusian sculptor active during the Soviet period.

Zair Isaakovich Azgur was a Belarusian sculptor active during the Soviet period.( This awesome sculpture is so lifelike, the detail accentuates the hard life such a peasant endured in the Russia of this era !

The sculptures are amazing. Also, bonus points for the Doctor Who reference.

Fun fact: when marble is touched by someone's hard it leaves a bit of an oil deposit on the marble, and if enough people touch it, it gets a yellowish tint to it.

Chauncey Bradley Ives

“Undine Rising from the Waters”, ca. by Chauncey Bradley Ives in the Yale University Art Gallery. Remarkably delicate textures sculpted from stone-cold marble.

Closeup of "The West Wind" by Thomas Ridgeway Gould at the Memorial Art Gallery in Rochester, NY

Closeup of "The West Wind" by Thomas Ridgeway Gould at the Memorial Art Gallery in Rochester, NY - Stone.