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Bernini was undoubtedly the best sculptor of his age  -The Rape of Proserpina by Bernini  A detail from the right side of the sculpture, showing Pluto’s fingers pressing into Proserpina’s flesh.

The Rape of Proserpina detail Gian Lorenzo Bernini . The Rape of Proserpina is a large baroque marble sculptural group by Bernini executed between 1621 and Bernini was only 23 years old at its completion. It depicts Proserpina being seized and.

The Ecstacy of Saint Teresa - My favorite of Bernini's work in an out of the way (Cornaro) chapel not too far from the train station in Rome. The look on her face cannot be duplicated in a photo. You have to see it yourself. Bernini was a genius. And very sensual!

Gian Lorenzo Bernini The Ecstasy of Saint Therese , Cappella Cornaro, Santa Maria della Vittoria, Rome. Read more about the symbolism and interpretation of The Ecstasy of Saint Therese 2 by Gian Lorenzo Bernini.

Laurel Grove Cemetery, Savannah, GA. photo by Dick Bjornseth.

Laurel Grove Cemetery in Savannah is a much more monumental cemetery than Bonaventure Cemetery in Midnight in the Garden of Good and Evil is a waste of time compared to Laurel Grove. Laurel Grove is where all the old families of Savannah are.