Weekly Photo Challenge: Saturated

This super saturated gilded musical ensemble, L’Harmonie (Harmony), adorns one of the facade corners of the Paris Opera House.  It is made of gilded copper and is 25 feet tall.  See more saturated images at the WordPress Weekly Photo Challenge. Continue reading Weekly Photo Challenge: Saturated

Ailsa’s Travel Theme: Sculpture

Ailsa’s Travel Theme this week is sculpture.  Well here’s an oldie but goodie that Kongo saw in the Louvre last month.  Venus de Milo if you’re a Roman.  Aphrodite of Milos if you happen to be Greek, which this lovely lady certainly was.  The artist is believed to be Alexandros of Antioch.  See more sculpted entries at Where’s My Backpack. Continue reading Ailsa’s Travel Theme: Sculpture