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Lenin in St. Petersburg. #monogramsvacation

7-Triumphal Arch of Septimus Severus, Rome, Improved gov't and military

Igumnov House (a detail) is a historic house of ancient Rus style and is the residence of the French Ambassador to Russia.It was built in 1883-1893 by Nikolay Pozdeyev and cost the architect his life. In 1880 Nikolay Igumnov hired Nikolay Pozdeyev to rebuild his mansion into a larger residence but constantly put changes into the work of architect. The house became a target of art critics so Igumnov refused to pay overcosts to Pozdeyev; ruined architect committed suicide in October 1893.

Rostral Columns, St. Petersburg #monogramsvacation

In the Convento di San Marco in Florence, each of the monk's tiny white cells has a fresco of a scene from the life of Christ, painted by Fra Angelico. This is the Annunciation, in Cell 3.

Tabernacle of Via Sant’Antonino--Della Robbia style

The Fontaine Fossati, in Place des Capucines, Marseille, features a obelisk and four dolphins. (1778).

Wonderful streets of Quebec City for our #French #language week