Modesty

“..it’s like a finger pointing away to the moon..”

Modesty

Marble sculpture by Antonio Corradini

His “Portrait of Modesty” lives in the Naples museum, Cappella Sansevero, and her posture and accessories make it look like she was made for a church, even though she’s nearly naked through that thin thin veil – standing casually beautiful with eyes closing.

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Antonio_Corradini

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