Wednesday, June 04, 2008

Like Sands Through the Hourglass...

I really don't know anything about this little sculpted baby, other than it seems to signify the passing of time. It looks to be made of ivory, and is currently in the Louvre, in the Richelieu wing.

This distressed lover is in a completely different part of the Louvre:

Click photos to enlarge, or link to more skulls from the Louvre.