Sculpture

King Tutankhamun's tomb
Amr Nabil/AP, file
July 05, 2019 - 7:37 am
LONDON (AP) — Christie's has gone forward with the auction of a 3,000-year-old stone sculpture of the famed boy pharaoh Tutankhamun despite protests from the Egyptian government. The brown quartzite head depicting King Tut sold for more than 4.7 million pounds ($5.9 million) Thursday evening. The...
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A 3D printed recreation of the ancient Lion of Mosul, which was destroyed by the Islamic State group at the Mosul Museum in Iraq, is displayed as part of the 'What Remains' exhibition at the Imperial War Museum in London, Wednesday, July 3, 2019.
Natasha Livingstone/AP Photo
July 03, 2019 - 3:30 pm
LONDON (AP) — A figure of a roaring lion, about the size of a loaf of bread, is the latest step in the fight to preserve culture from conflict. The sculpture is a replica of a colossal 3,000-year-old statue from the Temple of Ishtar in Nimrud, in what's now Iraq. The stone statue was one of many...
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A 3D printed recreation of the ancient Lion of Mosul, which was destroyed by the Islamic State group at the Mosul Museum in Iraq, is displayed as part of the 'What Remains' exhibition at the Imperial War Museum in London, Wednesday, July 3, 2019.
Natasha Livingstone/AP Photo
July 03, 2019 - 3:30 pm
LONDON (AP) — A figure of a roaring lion, about the size of a loaf of bread, is the latest step in the fight to preserve culture from conflict. The sculpture is a replica of a colossal 3,000-year-old statue from the Temple of Ishtar in Nimrud, in what's now Iraq. The stone statue was one of many...
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In this Oct. 6, 2008 file photo, Artist Kehinde Wiley attends the 2008 National Arts Awards presented by Americans For The Arts at Cipriani's 42nd St. in New York.
Evan Agostini/AP Photo, File
June 20, 2019 - 12:09 pm
NEW YORK (AP) — Artist Kehinde Wiley will unveil his first monumental public sculpture in New York's Times Square this fall in response to Confederate statues nationwide. Times Square Arts, the Virginia Museum of Fine Arts and gallery owner Sean Kelly announced Thursday that the bronze "Rumors of...
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Philadelphia City Hall.
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Cherri Gregg
May 13, 2019 - 4:00 am
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — The City of Philadelphia is gearing up to erect the city's first-of-a-kind piece of public art that's designed to be reflective of the South Philadelphia athletic community. The statue will depict an African-American girl around the age of 11. She's standing, wearing...
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The unfinished bust of a Sudanese woman by early 20th-century artist Nathaniel Choate disappeared from an apartment in Cherry Hill in November 2018.
Cherry Hill Police Department
Mike DeNardo
January 15, 2019 - 3:59 pm
CHERRY HILL, N.J. (KYW Newsradio) — Police and FBI agents are looking for a marble sculpture that vanished from an apartment in Cherry Hill. The unfinished bust of a Sudanese woman by early 20th-century artist Nathaniel Choate disappeared from an apartment in the Barclay Towers in November 2018...
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