A pleurant (French) or "weeper" (in English) was a statue that was meant to mourn eternally at the grave of a loved one. Veiled woman, via Flickr. photo by Irene Spadacin taken in Verano Monumental Cemetery, Rome, IT
Prometheus Bound and the Oceanids
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eccellenze-italiane: Statua di ercole e il centauro nesso by maxcuo1975 on Flickr.
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Perseus with the Head of Medusa, Benvenuto Cellini, c. 1554,
"Modesty" by Antonio Corradini (Italian, 1688–1752), marble statue of veiled female with exquisite sculpture of translucent fabric, c. 1751. #arthistory
”Perseus with the Head of Medusa” Bronze ~ Florence