A ntonio Brown is a man of few words and many images, expressing himself through visuals of helicopter arrivals, outlandish touchdown celebrations, ferocious workouts, kilogram-weight jewelry, gobs of Gucci and a sunbeam smile strong enough to melt your phone. And Instagram. This summer, as the Pittsburgh Steelers star prepared for a Super Bowl-or-bust season and crisscrossed the country filming commercials, ab blitzed his 2. When interviewed, Brown rarely speaks at length. They go to look. To watch.
The year is , and Thomas Jefferson, living in post-presidential splendor in Monticello, has been called on to give some advice. The state legislature of North Carolina has resolved to build a monument to George Washington that will have pride of place in the capitol building in Raleigh. Jefferson, who with Benjamin Franklin had overseen a similar statue for the Virginia capitol decades before, is asked who would be up to the task of sculpting the general in marble now. Yet here it is on Fifth Avenue: the Virginian general, sword at his feet, skirt draped between his thighs, sandal straps snaking up his lissome calves.
Usually the way it is, but every rule has exceptions. Three-dimensional works, including sculptures and installations, is also confident strike price records. Below is the list of most expensive sculptures for the most part relies on the check the auction sale, as it is usually accepted. But this time we made two exceptions, adding to the list platinum skull "For the love of God" the work of Damien Hirst and "the Three graces" by Antonio Canova.
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