Antonio Canova, Orpheus and Eurydice (1775-76). Stone. Museo Correr, Venice.

Antonio Canova, Orpheus and Eurydice (1775-76). Stone. Museo Correr, Venice.

Antonio Canova, Monument to Archduchess Maria Christina (detail), 1798-1805. Augustinian Church, Vienna.

Antonio Canova, Monument to Archduchess Maria Christina (detail), 1798-1805. Augustinian Church, Vienna.

beingyourhero:

Antonio Canova The Three Graces

beingyourhero:

Antonio Canova The Three Graces

ourladyofperpetualastonishment:

Antonio Canova, Monumento a Clemente XIII.

ourladyofperpetualastonishment:

Antonio Canova, Monumento a Clemente XIII.

Left: Perseus with Medusa’s head (1804-06), by Antonio Canova. Museo Pio-Clementino, Rome.

Right: Apollo Belvedere, Circa 120-140; copy of bronze original of ca. 350-325 BC. Vatican Museums.

CANOVA, Antonio. Orpheus (1776). Stone. Museo Correr, Venice.

CANOVA, Antonio. Orpheus (1776). Stone. Museo Correr, Venice.