Charming Garden friends

At the Cottage you can find all sorts of garden statues to fit any style, from classic to whimsical and everything in between…here are some of the little critters that inhabit our garden…      

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Busts and bronzes we love

In the early 19th century plaster figure making and bronze sculpture were pretty much two separate enterprises. Italian artists sold inexpensive plaster figures as itinerant tradesmen, but as time went on, some of them became specialists in making molds for sculptures. Plaster figures were used to decorate both grand¬†country homes and more ordinary homes. They […]

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