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Monday, August 25, 2014

When He Died

When he died, a wife commissioned this sculpture, as an expression of her love.


In Victoria, Australia, there is a sculpture at Mt Macedon Cemetery to depict a wife’s eternal love for her husband. This is the unique headstone, or gravestone, of Laurence Matheson (1930 – 1987). It’s a marble sculpture called “Asleep” that his wife commissioned from artist Peter Schipperheyn, to express her undying love…

*original post date March 25, 2010*