Delightfully Intricate Miniatures of Ancient Architecture Carved into Blocks of Stone

Ancient Architecture Miniatures Carved into Stone by Matthew Simmonds

Artist Matthew Simmonds creates delightfully intricate miniatures of ancient stone architecture in blocks of marble and other stones. Simmonds has had a lifelong fascination with stone buildings, which he parlayed into a career as an architectural stone carver and later, a sculptor.

Ancient Architecture Miniatures Carved into Stone by Matthew Simmonds

Ancient Architecture Miniatures Carved into Stone by Matthew Simmonds

Ancient Architecture Miniatures Carved into Stone by Matthew Simmonds

Ancient Architecture Miniatures Carved into Stone by Matthew Simmonds

photos via Matthew Simmonds

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