Sculptures by Ron Mueck, the Australilan sculptor, have been startling visitors at the San Ildefonso Museum in Mexico City.

The sculptures of men, women and children in different pensive moods look no less than real.

Some of the famous works of Mueck that are currently on display at the Mexican museum include Mother and Child, Pregnant Woman, Man in a Boat and Swaddled Bab.

Have a look at the pictures of Mueck’s amazing, real-life sculptures here: