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Master Carver

Posted by
Elaine Hancock (Olney, United States) on 4 December 2014 in Architecture.

This gargoyle is dedicated to master carver Roger Morigi. He was the master carver at the cathedral from 1956 to 1977.

"There are moments when time stands still. You hope it will wait for you."
Dorothea Lange

© Copyright 2020 Elaine Hancock, All Rights Reserved

Ronnie 2¢ from Atlantic Shores, United Kingdom

Superb again - and a fine dedication.

4 Dec 2014 6:03am

Melocoton from Salamanca, Spain

great detail

4 Dec 2014 7:31am

jean pierre from paris, France

belle aussi celle ci!! amitiés

4 Dec 2014 8:23am

Maxine from Christchurch, New Zealand

The carvers had real senses of humour! its neat!

4 Dec 2014 8:35am

jpla from St Barthélémy d, France

La pierre est d'une belle couleur

4 Dec 2014 9:08am

tataray from Charentes-Poitou, France

tu les collectionnes ?..... magnifique celle-ci aussi avec "sa bouille" !....
De jolies chaussures en revanche.
Bravo pour les détails.
Bonne journée Elaine.)

4 Dec 2014 9:10am

Stephen from Canberra, Australia

A marvel of the imagination!

4 Dec 2014 9:38am

Devi from Chennai, India

amazing piece of work!!! Fantastic !

4 Dec 2014 10:47am

grouser from Ludlow, United Kingdom

An excellent tribute to himself :)

4 Dec 2014 11:46am

Patrick M. from Lille, France

Très rigolo celui ci !! pour le saut de l 'ange ;-)

4 Dec 2014 12:53pm

Martine Libouton from Bousval, Belgium

Très belle cette gargouille!!! j'aime beaucoup!!!

4 Dec 2014 1:06pm

franz from Baden, Austria

brilliant excecution, both of the gargoyle (i wonder if mr. morigi really looked like this ... ;-) and of photo !!!

4 Dec 2014 2:00pm

Nicou from Sion, Switzerland

Encore une merveille quelle vue et décoration quel rendu sur la roche splendide.
Merci et belle soirée

4 Dec 2014 2:41pm

Shiva from Berwick, Canada

precious like the others, Elaine --- I love the shoes!!!! Kindest regards - have a nice day Monika

4 Dec 2014 2:51pm

Slackwater Don from Spokane, United States

A fine shot of this gargoyle that the master created for his own. He had a "wild' concept of himself. ;-)

4 Dec 2014 4:18pm

Sonja from Wörgl, Austria

Great details !

4 Dec 2014 4:53pm

Ruthiebear from Titusville, NJ, United States

ANother fantastic close up showing off the wonderful details

4 Dec 2014 7:02pm

Mohammad/Navvab from shiraz, Iran

so nice shot :)

4 Dec 2014 7:45pm

RBL from Oxford, United States

Very creative gargoyles ... love the shapes and textures! Wonderfully photographed, Elaine!

4 Dec 2014 8:05pm

omid from mashhad, Iran

very nice shot!
such beautiful frame, colors & details!
Amazing series!

4 Dec 2014 8:28pm

Eric Cousineau from Sherwood Park, Canada

Beautiful detail in this shot Elaine! Nicely captured! ;-)

4 Dec 2014 9:29pm

Steven from Chicagoland, United States

Now here's quite an interesting gargoyle!! It is quite ornate with its intricate details, particularly in the hands and fingers.

4 Dec 2014 10:17pm

Etsu from Kyoto, Japan

Wonderful series. Great capture of an intersting gargoyle. Thanks for telling us some information.
Have a great day, Elaine. :)

4 Dec 2014 10:55pm

Kyu from Kyoto, Japan

Wonderful close-up shot in beautiful details. Excellent framing.

4 Dec 2014 11:06pm

Harry from Apex, NC, United States

I like this delightful caricature.

5 Dec 2014 2:30am

L'Angevine from Angers, France


5 Dec 2014 9:43am