27 January 2009

Darwin in a lake of fire

This just in from Anthony Smith, sculptor of the young Darwin statue to be unveiled on the 12th of February in Cambridge, a personal photograph of the statue being cast in bronze. This is just ...well, ...for once I have no words:

Young Darwin sculpture gets cast in bronze.
(c) Anthony Smith 2009 and reproduced here with his kind permission.

3 comments:

Richard Carter, FCD said...

Wonderful. I visited a steel-rolling mill when I was at school. Amazing.

To quote Horace, Exegi monumentum aere perennius.

Well, almost.

Peter Mc said...

I am sure there are many who think he already is in a lake of fire...

Karen James said...

Peter, I see you picked up on my pun.