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STATUES OF THE LUXEMBOURG GARDEN

Posted on April 21 2014 by ibiza-photos.over-blog.com

STATUES OF THE LUXEMBOURG GARDEN

Statue of a man of antiquity in the Luxembourg garden. 

STATUES OF THE LUXEMBOURG GARDEN

A stone pupetteer on the lawn of the garden. 

STATUES OF THE LUXEMBOURG GARDEN

Lady Liberty in the green of the Luxembourg garden.

Approaching the monument in homage  to Watteau.
Approaching the monument in homage  to Watteau.

Approaching the monument in homage to Watteau.

STATUES OF THE LUXEMBOURG GARDEN
STATUES OF THE LUXEMBOURG GARDEN

A man blowing in the horn on this stone on the lawn. 

STATUES OF THE LUXEMBOURG GARDEN

The druidess Velleda thinks deeply .

 

Close up on a mask at the feet of the young merchant of masks.

Close up on a mask at the feet of the young merchant of masks.

STATUES OF THE LUXEMBOURG GARDEN

Melancholic Baudelaire on the lawn.  

The pupetteer on a lawn in the garden.
The pupetteer on a lawn in the garden.

The pupetteer on a lawn in the garden.

STATUES OF THE LUXEMBOURG GARDEN

Young stone couple with a child. 

STATUES OF THE LUXEMBOURG GARDEN

The Woman With Apples in front of the Palace of Luxembourg. 

STATUES OF THE LUXEMBOURG GARDEN

A puppeteer engraved il the stone on a lawn. 

STATUES OF THE LUXEMBOURG GARDEN

Monument in homage to Watteau. 

STATUES OF THE LUXEMBOURG GARDEN

French politician:Pierre Mendes France in an alley. 

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Countess de Segur amid the green. 

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The poet plays guitar in an alley.

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Venus and the Dolphin. 

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Il dispetto and white bulrushes.

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Il dispetto in the green. 

STATUES OF THE LUXEMBOURG GARDEN

Marcus, a Roman général , meditates on the ruins of Carthage.The Senate is behind him.

STATUES OF THE LUXEMBOURG GARDEN

Vénus and the dolphin. 

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Here Greek Actor repeating his role with the Pantheon in the background.

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The Bocca della Verita, the Mouth of Truth. According to a legend of Roman antiquity the mouth of truth was closing in on the hand of a liar. Here this naked girl seems pretty confident ...

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George Sand in lush greenery. Here very feminine, this woman writer of the 19th century liked to dress as a man ...

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The druidess Velleda contemplates the house of Eudore, a young Roman officer she loves...

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The Merchant of masks, his hand  holds the mask of Victor Hugo.

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Monument in honor of the painter Watteau. This young woman, who looks like one of the characters in his paintings, puts  three roses in front of the bust of the painter.

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Frederic Le Play meditates in the Luxembourg Garden.13

A Bronze Lion in lush greenery.

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The faun dancing to the sound of its flute. Man billy goat with a joyful charactère, he lived in orchards and woods.

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A young musician, his foot on his lyre, thinking. while a jogger runs in the background...

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At the corner of an alley of the Luxembourg, Pierre Mendes France, famous French politician, hands in pockets, meditates.

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George George Sand again,  in a beautiful summer light.

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Mouth of Truth again in a halo of light ...78.jpg

The somewhat severe look of The Countess of Ségur  in a path of the Luxembourg Garden.

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Aurore Dupin profile, better known under the name of George Sand.

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'La Bocca della Verita ': a young Roman put her hand in the Mouth Of Truth ....

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The Messenger, bare breast of Gabriel Forestier.

 

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Charming curves of "The Woman With Apples" of Jean Terzieff.

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Again, The Young Merchant Of Masks, The Luxembourg Palace in the background.97.jpg

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Liberty Enlightening the world in the Luxembourg Garden, an exact reduced replica of the Statue Of Liberty in New York.

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Vulcan in front of the Senate.119.jpg

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Archidamas, King of Sparta, in a very natural posture in the Luxembourg Garden.

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Faun dancing to his flute and joggers running in the Luxembourg.Garden.

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Again The Mouth Of Truth from another angle.205.jpg

Stone cherubs with Eiffel Tower in the distance.

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Archidamas, King of Sparta, seen from afar.277.jpg

Manon among the green of Luxembourg, an opera by Jules Massenet.

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An embracing couple, frozen in stone.

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Stone cherubs with Eiffel Tower in the distance on your right.

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On your right, at the top of the column, winnerDavid Goliath. Cherubs facing the megalith of the Montparnasse Tower.

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Vulcan and the megalith that emerges from the horizon.

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On the horizon of this floral painting, the monument to poet Leconte de Lisle.

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Detail of the merchant of masks with a lady in full reading.

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Liberty enlighting the world, here in the  Luxembourg Garden.

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Il Dispetto in white marble.

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Il  Dispetto seen in a more flourishing angle.371.jpg

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Again, seen from afar, the King de Sparta.

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The druidess Velleda posing for photographers.

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The Messenger seen from afar.439.jpg438.jpg

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Homage to Watteau in the green of Luxembourg.

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Discrete Manon in green.

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The druidess again, with a jogger in the background.452-copie-1.jpg

The Poet, a statue in tribute to Paul Eluard.

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Smaller than in New York, the Statue of Liberty Enlightening the World.506.jpg

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Plump cherubs supporting a bowl of flowers.

 

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The Statue of Liberty in full light of spring.

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This gentleman is José Maria de Heredia, a man of letters of Cuban origin, he is one of the masters of the Parnassian movement.20.jpg

Marble statue presented to the universal exposition of 1889 under the title: Joys of the family.

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Mary Stuart, Queen of Scots, here in the very Republican Luxembourg Garden.

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  The Triumph of Silenus: satyr, half-man, half-beast,Silènus is drunk and supported with difficulty on a donkey by a nymph. This wild man lived in woods and went out of it only to get drunk...

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A beautiful flowerbed  with far off the statue of the leader of parnassiens; Leconte de Lisle

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Near the small public garden of the Messenger.

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Again the bacchanal of the triumph of Silenus brightened with a tulip flowerbed.

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Again the young Roman braving the mouth of the Truth, under another light.

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Again the Statue of Liberty Enlightening the World in the Luxembourg garden, in a different light.

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In the distance the statue of the poet Leconte de Lisle.

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STATUES OF THE LUXEMBOURG GARDEN

The Woman With Apple in front of the Palace of Luxembourg. 

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