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Statue d'Auguste Comte. Place de la Sorbonne. Paris 5e

Statue d'Auguste Comte. Place de la Sorbonne. Paris 5e

Thumbs Up! ~ The Thumb: sculpture by César Baldaccini, Paris - La Défense

Greater Paris, The Thumb: sculpture by César Baldaccini, La Défense

The Winged Victory of Samothrace, ca. 190 BCE. | Victoria de Samotracia, ca. 190 a.C.    Photos will never do it justice.

Nike alighting on a warship (Nike of Samothrace), from Samothrace, Greece, ca. 190 BC (otherwise known as Winged Victory or Victory of Samothrace).

Place de la Sorbonne in Paris, France

Boulevard Saint Michel - Place de la Sorbonne - Paris in summer there are musicians and outdoor seating - pick up a glace for the kids and have an espresso.

Parc Monceau  is a public park situated in the 8th arrondissement of Paris, France, at the junction of Boulevard de Courcelles, Rue de Prony and Rue Georges Berger. At the main entrance is a rotunda. The park covers an area of 8.2 hectares (20.3 acres).

Parc Monceau, ( I LOVE this little park! Such great sculptural interest around the park but also great for a picnic or people watching.

Le Passe-Muraille, by Jean Marais, in Paris-Montmartre

Paris - Montmartre - 'Le Passe-Muraille', the man who could pass through the walls, Place Marcel-Aymé, Paris , France

La Victoria de Samotracia, Museo del Louvre (París)..one of my favorite classic sculptures.

Has anyone noticed that Nike statues are always headless? of Victory! Winged Victory (Nike) of Samothrace, Greek statue (marble), century BC (Musée du Louvre, Paris).

Ancient Greece. The Winged Victory of Samothrace, also called the Nike of Samothrace,[1] is a 2nd century BC marble sculpture of the Greek goddess Nike (Victory). Since 1884, it has been prominently displayed at the Louvre and is one of the most celebrated sculptures in the world. Invisible Ink | The Salt Girl Speaks

Invisible Ink

The Louvre - It is the Winged Victory of Samothrace. It’s from the second century BCE, and it represents the Greek god of victory, Nike. It was made to commemorate a successful sea battle in Samothrace, and it actually did have a head once upon a time.

The Little Dancer by Edgar Degas, Musee D'Orsay, Paris

Degas' Sculpture The Little Dancer and Impressionist Paintings of Ballet

Little Ballerina - Edgar DegasThe artist's famous sculpture is both on view and the subject of a . Edgar Degas' Study in the Nude of Little Dancer Aged Fourteen (Nude Little Dancer), c. Dancer sculpture at the Impressionist exhibition in Paris in

D'Artagnan, détail de la statue d'Alexandre Dumas

D'Artagnan - Detail of the statue of Alexandre Dumas, father, Paris XVII - Gustave Doré -

Joan of Arc immortalized in the Place des Pyramides in Paris, France

Joan of Arc immortalized in the Place des Pyramides in Paris, France (Thx Seulete)