Sculpted from one block of marble-The Veiled Vestal Virgin - Raffaele Monti, 1847

The illusion of transparent cloth from purple marble (The Veiled Virgin, by Giovanni Strazza, 1856)

marble statue

'Modesty' carved in marble by Antonio Corradini, 1751 - http://limk.com/news/modesty-carved-in-marble-by-antonio-corradini-1751-141355304/

Copeland Parian bust: The Bride, 19th century. Derived from Raffaele Monti's Veiled Vestal, 1847.

The Rape of Persephone, Gianlorenzo Bernini. A master of motion and texture in marble. Yes, marble. That is stone, not flesh. oPkctwk.jpg (500×698)

Chatsworth House (England), sculptures by Raffaele Monti

Stone Sculptures, Full Figure Portrait Sculpting by Philippe Faraut

Amazing

At Play Mother & Child Sculpture – Innovations Designer Home Décor & Accent Furniture - This lovely sculpture depicts one of the fun and special times between a mother and her child. It is made from hand forged iron with a heavily antiqued chestnut finish. A perfect gift for any moms on your shopping list.

alabaster sculpture (hard to believe this is stone and not fabric)

Veiled figures,Raffaelo Monti (1818–1881)

Another Bernini sculpture - a marble veil - Astounding! Just click on space for variety of veiled woman

Marble Folds - this fascinates me to no end, i want to touch...

The Kiss of Death in Barcelona’s Poblenou Cemetery. 1930. White marble. Attributed to Jaume Barba, but possibly created by Joan Fontbernat.

☆ On Pointe :→: Artist Lewisa Rhys Awyrs ☆

Michelangelo- Pietà

Marble

Marble sculpture detail - Metropolitan Museum of Art

Glass Buddha Sculpture

Marble statue