Detail from Pluto and Proserpina - Bernini
Detail from Pluto and Proserpina (1621-22) white marble cm. 255 | Gian Lorenzo Bernini
This just takes my breath away.
this is one of my favourite sculptures, that is real talent, and sadly not taught in todays colleges
I stood exactly in this spot. I couldn’t take my eyes of his hand on her thigh. It’s truly the most marvelous sculpture I have ever seen. Thank you for posting it.
and thank you for commenting. I envy you for having seen it in person – must have been amazing!
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