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Judith meets a mason

27 Oct

Talk about stepping back in time.   Marcus Wainwright is a traditional stonemason who creates and restores stone carvings – trained in the Chamber of Crafts in Freiburg, Germany.  Looking at his current work is the experience of Medieval craftsmenship.

Marcus Wainwright, “Judith,” 2007, Oamaru stone, 940 x 750 cm, http://www.marcuswainwright.com

But Oh My Gawd – It’s a copy of Botticelli.  And the maid has the basket on her head!!

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Posted by on October 27, 2012 in Glory

 

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