Wednesday, September 30, 2009

Langres #1 ...

... Langres by D. Emery (1983) ...

... Ramparts and Funicular ...

... view of Lake de la Liez to the Vosges mountains,
sometimes with a tiny glimpse of the Bernese Alps ...
source: langres-tourisme.com

... rue Lombard ...

Statue of Denis Diderot ... (1713-1784)
by en.wikipedia.org
... the philosopher of the Age of Enlightement,
and the editor-in-chief of the Encyclopédie ...


... 'Grandes Oies' by Guy Giemann on place Diderot ...
part of Expo: Les Z’ART…NIMAUX
(de A jusque Z) pour LEZARDS URBAINS»
Exposition de 103 sculptures au centre ville de Langres
pour Lézards Urbains. Cette année commémore le bicentenaire
de la naissance du primate biologiste Charles Darwin ...
source: Château de Prauthoy


... Saint-Mammès Cathedral ...

... Renaissance period mansion - mid 16th century...

... rue de la Tournelle ...

... Portail des Ursulines (17th century)
Gateway of the former Chapel of the Ursuline Convent ...

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