Métal à ciel ouvert / Open air metal

Dec 2, 2014

Metallic statuary and decorations have particularly boomed between 1800 and 1945. When the upper middle class came to power, towns were reorganized, introducing public spaces in a renewed urban network, now containing open spaces, places, sculptures and gardens, then populated by allegories and symbols : fountains, great men sculptures, animal sculptures, war memorials, urban and architectural ornaments… Read more
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