Monday, January 5, 2009

Versailles Under The Microscope.

When does preservation cross the line into revisionism?
Being a history buff, I ask myself this question occasionally, and
so does photographer Robert Polidori in Versailles series.
For over 25 yrs. he photographed the preservation process of the great Versailles,
although the process did take away some of its romance.




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7 comments:

Paloma said...

I find stuff like this so fascinating. Hope you're feeling better. :)

Carolina Eclectic said...

Thanks Paloma. I am feeling 100% better!

tam said...

Oh I am sooo with you on that! Loved the photos!
~Tam :D

Sarah's Fab Day said...

I can't wait to check out the rest of these pictures, they are so pretty.

Stephanie said...

those images are lovely! I am still in a Damask-loving phase.

coco+kelley said...

very cool photos... so interesting!

philly said...

hi Paloma i am a Restaurant Interior Designer and i find your post very nice especially those related to interior designs. it seems that you're fond of traveling ha. that's nice.