People Can’t Believe The Net On This Sculpture By Italian Artist Is Also Made From Marble…

on Bored Panda:

The Cappella Sansevero, a chapel in the historic center of Naples, Italy, is one of the most awe-inspiring spaces on Earth.

Everywhere you look you are confronted by sculptures of astonishing beauty, a bevy of masterpieces from 18th century Italian artists that have left visitors scratching their heads in wonder for hundreds of years: how can such intricate works possibly have been carved from single pieces of marble?

See high resolution photos and close-ups HERE

 

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6 thoughts on “People Can’t Believe The Net On This Sculpture By Italian Artist Is Also Made From Marble…

  1. I thought myself a bit of an art buff – oh how wrong – I’ve admired the Berninis (father and son), Cellini, Michaelangelo etc etc but had never heard of this guy. Absolutely exquisite – thanks Chris.

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