This is a photo of  sculptor Augustus Saint-Gaudens. He created many of the statues of Civil War heroes found across the country. Of all the important artwork he created, he is most remembered for creating the design for the US "Double Eagle" twenty dollar gold piece. Many people consider this to be one of the most beautiful coins ever created.  He was enlisted by President Theodore Roosevelt to create this coin.

This is a photo of sculptor Augustus Saint-Gaudens. He created many of the statues of Civil War heroes found across the country. Of all the important artwork he created, he is most remembered for creating the design for the US "Double Eagle" twenty dollar gold piece. Many people consider this to be one of the most beautiful coins ever created. He was enlisted by President Theodore Roosevelt to create this coin.

Portrait of a Young Man - Giovanni Battista Moroni (Aww yiss... I love me a good Moroni portrait.  Art Gallery of NSW, you delivered.)

Portrait of a Young Man - Giovanni Battista Moroni (Aww yiss... I love me a good Moroni portrait. Art Gallery of NSW, you delivered.)

Portrait of a Man with Raised Eyebrows- Giovanni Battista Moroni    Painted over 400 years ago, and yet I feel like I know this guy.

Portrait of a Man with Raised Eyebrows- Giovanni Battista Moroni Painted over 400 years ago, and yet I feel like I know this guy.

Photograph of Gilded Age era, American Sculptor, Augustus Saint-Gaudens, (center of photo). As a young man, in c.1871, on a hiking trip to Naples, Italy. ~ {cwl} ~~ (Image: nps.gov)

Photograph of Gilded Age era, American Sculptor, Augustus Saint-Gaudens, (center of photo). As a young man, in c.1871, on a hiking trip to Naples, Italy. ~ {cwl} ~~ (Image: nps.gov)

Self-Portrait with Apron and Brushes- Anna Bilińska-Bohdanowicz.  She innovated a new self-portrait pose by placing the artist in front of a model's backdrop, thus stating that she is her own model.[1] She also painted still lifes, genre scenes and landscapes, and was a representative of

Self-Portrait with Apron and Brushes- Anna Bilińska-Bohdanowicz. She innovated a new self-portrait pose by placing the artist in front of a model's backdrop, thus stating that she is her own model.[1] She also painted still lifes, genre scenes and landscapes, and was a representative of

"Isola Bella in Lago Maggiore," Sanford Robinson Gifford, 1871, oil on canvas, 20.25 x 36", Metropolitan Museum of Art.

"Isola Bella in Lago Maggiore," Sanford Robinson Gifford, 1871, oil on canvas, 20.25 x 36", Metropolitan Museum of Art.

Quite possibly my favourite sculpture: François Pompon's Polar Bear, at le Musée d'Orsay, Paris.

Quite possibly my favourite sculpture: François Pompon's Polar Bear, at le Musée d'Orsay, Paris.

Mrs. Stanford White (Bessie Springs Smith), 1884; this carving, by 1888  Augustus Saint-Gaudens (American, 1848–1907)  Marble

Mrs. Stanford White (Bessie Springs Smith), 1884; this carving, by 1888 Augustus Saint-Gaudens (American, 1848–1907) Marble

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