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equestrian sculpture:

see portraitureportraiture,
the art of representing the physical or psychological likeness of a real or imaginary individual. The principal portrait media are painting, drawing, sculpture, and photography. From earliest times the portrait has been considered a means to immortality.
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The "respects" might have been the freedom of the city, or an equestrian statue, when presented in this way, and the aunts would have shuddered could they have foreseen the manner of delivery; but it was vastly impressive to the audience, who concluded that Mirandy Sawyer must be making her way uncommonly fast to mansions in the skies, else what meant this abrupt change of heart?
On a colossal pedestal, the cliff, - motionless at the extreme edge of the capping rock and sharply outlined against the sky, - was an equestrian statue of impressive dignity.
The Knight turned towards the throne, and, sinking his lance, until the point was within a foot of the ground, remained motionless, as if expecting John's commands; while all admired the sudden dexterity with which he instantly reduced his fiery steed from a state of violent emotion and high excitation to the stillness of an equestrian statue,
On the summit, hard and clear like an equestrian statue upon its pedestal, was a mounted soldier, dark and stern, his rifle poised ready over his forearm.
The burly commander is an equestrian statue of himself.
I've seen a ramping equestrian statue of General St.
She assented to my reasoning, and we crossed diagonally the Place de Theatre, bluish grey with its floor of slabs of stone, under the electric light, and the lonely equestrian statue all black in the middle.
and absolutely the worst bit of taste in town, though it's saying something, in that equestrian statue with the gilt stirrups and fixings; why don't they black the buffer's boots and his horse's hoofs while they are about it?
He sits outside the Mongolian parliament building, and just outside Uluanbaatar he is on the world's largest equestrian statue.
Despite the missing finger, the sculptures were expected to be sought after because they are in the manner of John Cheere, who created lead garden figures in the 18th century and is known for designing the gilt equestrian statue of William III in St James's Square in London.
There were few more accomplished riders than Godfrey Charles Morgan the First Viscount Lord Tredegar, whose equestrian statue stands outside Cardiff City Hall.
The Wakeup Borgergade is in a fantastic location, a two-minute walk from Kongens Nytorv, a public square featuring an equestrian statue of Christian V, surrounded by sumptuous buildings like the Royal Danish Theatre, two 17th century palaces, the Hotel D'Angleterre and the Magasin du Nord department store.