In the dining room of his "apartment" in the
Louvre, Napoléon III could have an intimate sit-down
supper with 49 of his nearest and dearest.
I wouldn't have wanted to be in charge of the seating chart.
[To see more of the Thursday Photo
Challenge, visit Dale's meme.]
Thursday, August 27, 2015
Wednesday, August 26, 2015
At the gift shop in the Dali Museum in St. Petersburg,
Florida, is this "burning giraffe" model based on
ones in some of his paintings (and his film L'Age d'Or).
They also have small stuffed versions that
you can buy for all the surreal children in your life.
[To see more ABC posts, go here.]
Tuesday, August 25, 2015
Upstairs at Shakespeare and Company—the message
board where you can leave your thoughts
above a cozy nook filled with well-chosen kiddie lit.
[Linking back to Ruby Tuesday and Our World Tuesday.]
Monday, August 24, 2015
Sunday, August 23, 2015
"Like a flower she grows toward the
light, without thinking or examining the
process that moves her to do so.
I wish I could do the same."
—Joanne Harris, Chocolat
[Linking back to Today's Flowers
and to Shadow Shot Sunday.]
Saturday, August 22, 2015
The ET, seen from the Cité de l'Architecture
et du Patrimoine—a wonderful
museum, and not only because it's never
crowded and has a view of the
tower from almost every window.
[To see more b/w images, visit Dragonstar's meme.]
Friday, August 21, 2015
That's the name of this sculpture by Anish Kapoor,
part of a (somewhat controversial) exhibit
on display now at Versailles.
The other side reflects the sky (and
the chateau) upside down.
[Linking back to Skywatch Friday
and Weekend Reflections.]