goandgo

goandgo

Posted on 03/16/2016


Photo taken on October 21, 2015



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Heidiho, Purdy, Peter Van Lom, Rambonp and 2 other people have particularly liked this photo


8 comments - The latest ones
Anne-Marie(Minus)
Anne-Marie(Minus)
des gargouilles étonnantes ...
2 years ago.
Jaap van 't Veen
Jaap van 't Veen
Beautiful details.
2 years ago.
Muse muse
Muse muse
remarquable restitution
2 years ago.
Rambonp
Rambonp
Superb !!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!
2 years ago.
J.Garcia
J.Garcia
The fascinating symbolic language of the gargoyles : here its relation with the sin of lechery and the fury (i suppose)

The intense blue , white and light is superb!!
2 years ago. Edited 2 years ago.
goandgo has replied to J.Garcia
I agree with your interpretation of the symbolic language of these gargoyles.
I think that the pig inspired to the good monks also sinful thoughts of gluttony …
2 years ago.
Purdy
Purdy
I love the contrast between the blue and white. What I especially like is the pig gargoyle. I have never seen one like that before.
2 years ago.
Heidiho
Heidiho
Miss Piggy !!!!
2 years ago.