Weeping Woman of West Virginia Parkersburg, West Virginia is home to The Weeping Woman, a graveyard statue that is the focal point of dozens of local legends.The statue is located in Riverview Cemetery, and watches over the family plot of the Jacksons
"Art is contemplation. It is the pleasure of the mind which searches into nature and which there divines the spirit of which Nature herself is animated." - Auguste Rodin ~ artwork by Carlos Ortega Elizalde - Artist
Pablo Picasso Weeping woman 1937 oil on canvas x cm Purchased by donors of The Art Foundation of Victoria, with the assistance of the Jack and Genia Liberman Family, Founder Benefactor, 1986 National Gallery of Victoria, Melbourne
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A pleurant statue in Montparnasse Cemetery, Paris. Pleurant (French) or "weeper" statues represent the eternal grief at the loss of a loved one. I have long been fascinated by the depth and detail that goes into cemetery statuary.