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  • Ray
  • United States
  • 13 Apr 2017, 00:38
Imprisoned...for aeons!
Lisl: Never to be released until the stone crumbles to dust
Goodness, that's something
Lisl: There were half a dozen similar sculptures I could have chosen, Elizabeth
  • Chris
  • England
  • 13 Apr 2017, 06:20
Everybody has a load to carry but this bloke really has! Where did you find him Lisl?
Lisl: St. Mary Redcliffe, Chris
That is amazing.
Lisl: And several centuries old - probably 500 years+
  • jpla
  • Anjou
  • 13 Apr 2017, 07:37
magnifique trouvaille
Lisl: Thank you, JP
  • Alan
  • Great Britain (UK)
  • 13 Apr 2017, 08:22
He certainly looks to be struggling with his heavy load. It's a fine carving.
Lisl: It certainly is very expressive, Alan
I like this very much Lisl, one can sense to struggle.
Lisl: This can be seen in St. Mary Redcliffe, Chad
What exactly is he doing?
Lisl: He and some other carvings (taken from elsewhere and set on the floor) all seemed to have pillars to support
It is very good isn't it. I am wondering how large this is.
Lisl: No more than three feet by two feet, Mary
  • Anne
  • France
  • 13 Apr 2017, 12:25
Very impressive!
Lisl: I was impressed!
I like very much this sculpture which is very well with Holy Week.
Lisl: It caught my eye as soon as I saw it last week, and yet other times I have walked by without seeing!
  • Anne
  • United Kingdom
  • 13 Apr 2017, 15:19
What a find Lisl.
Lisl: There were several of this ilk, Anne
  • CherryPie
  • Great Britain (UK)
  • 13 Apr 2017, 15:34
A fine carving.
Lisl: It certainly is - I wonder about the date?
It is a most unusual find, I can't recall ever seeing anything like this in a church.
Lisl: This was one of several, Brian - I think I may go back and get Some decent pictures of the others
He's not a happy bunny Lisl
Lisl: He has a heavy load, Bill
stark and powerful...
Lisl: My photo startled me, Larry

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