The Carlsberg drinker holds it open courteously for me, then stands statuesquely
on the pavement wondering which hostelry will next be graced by his presence.
Wodehouse's girls are of three sorts: first, the statuesquely
beautiful and domineering, bent on improving the young man to whom they are engaged; second, the soulful and poetic, like Madelaine Bassett.
Cedric Watts points to three recurring female character types in Conrad's fiction that suggest redeeming roles: Noble Idealists, Statuesquely
Beautiful Objects of Male Desire, and Seemingly Subjugated (62-70).
Anne Barry, placed statuesquely
on a moving platform, became a living geological formation as video footage of oceans and flowing lava were projected onto her enormous dress.
One ranger found a bird literally petrified in ashes, perched statuesquely
on the ground at the base of a tree.