In architecture, a gargoyle is a carved or formed grotesque with a spout designed
to convey .... Surely if we do not blush for such absurdities, we should at least
regret what we have spent on them....
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The gargoyles on the medieval cathedrals were symbols of original sin and the
Gargoyles: A grotesque carved human or animal face or figure projecting ... If a
stone carving does not carry water and has a face that resembles a .... In the
esoteric tradition Taurus represents earthiness and fecundity, growth and
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that they represent a mixture of ancient Greco-Roman art and Celtic mythological
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.... Others believe that gargoyles and grotesques do not come from the bible, but
are ... Some believe gargoyles represent deep rooted elements within human ...
Or do the cathedral carvings sculpturally represent the stony imprisonment of ...
The great majority of gargoyles and grotesques in Gothic architecture, they ...
Dec 3, 2012 ... What do you see when you look up to the top of the great cathedral ... These
demon looking creatures carved out of stone are called gargoyles.
Notre-Dame's gargoyles are very famous! I'm sure you've heard of them before.
But do you know what they're used for? They were built into the ends of the ...
Jun 11, 2012 ... He is just a statue; he does not gargle water as a gargoyle ought. .... Texas,
finished in 2004, depicting the winged beasts that represent the ...