A Statue with Bleeding Nose

OLYMPUS DIGITAL CAMERASomeone would probably be able to tell me at which angle, with what kind of object and how many times…; what I see is seriousness of effort, deliberateness and maybe even something like, here I beg my reader’s forgiveness for this Marxist reverie, history itself authenticating the image with strata of urban violence! Good. I am using this bronze relief, which you can always re-discover for yourself in the Puget Court of the Louvre, but I am displaying here to answer the question that still torments so many, “Why Versailles?” Right, if you had a capital like Paris, and the palace like the Louvre, why would you go out there into the swamps? Uh?


About versaillesgossip, before and after Francis Ponge

The author of the blogs Versailles Gossip and Before and After Francis Ponge, Vadim Bystritski lives and teaches in Brest France. The the three main themes of his literary endeavours are humor, the French Prose Poetry, the French XVII and XVIII Century Art and History. His writings and occasionally art has been published in a number of ezines (Eratio, Out of Nothing, Scars TV, etc). He also contributes to Pinterest where he comments on the artifiacts from the Louvre and other collections. Some of his shorter texts are in Spanish, Russian and French.
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2 Responses to A Statue with Bleeding Nose

  1. pedmar10 says:

    more space, and the Kings like to hunt ::)

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