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The Artworks of Asbjorn Lonvig and 1/8/2011

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Asbjorn Lonvig - Stage 21 - Passing by South Rose Window of Notre-Dame de ParisStage 21 - Passing by South Rose Window of Notre-Dame de ParisAsbjorn Lonvig

The South Rose Window is a a mosaic made out of stained glass. It was a gift from the king Saint Louis. It was designed by ;Jean de Chelles and Pierre de Montreuil. The first stone of the south transept facade was laid in 1258. The South Rose Window, a central element that thrones over the transept ...

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Asbjorn Lonvig - Stage 21 - Passing Pont de GrenelleStage 21 - Passing Pont de GrenelleAsbjorn Lonvig

Asbjorn Lonvig's words: I sailed down the Seine.;There was the Statue of Liberty.;A small one.;Like the Statue of Liberty in New York.;This statue looks towards west. Towards US.;Wikipedia's words: The Statue of Liberty (French: Statue de la Liberté) on the Île des Cygnes, a man-made island in the r...

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Asbjorn Lonvig - Stage 21 - Passing by Paris- coat of arms (new)Stage 21 - Passing by Paris' coat of arms (new)Asbjorn Lonvig

Asbjorn Lonvig's words: I have studied the coat of arms of Paris. The vessel and the lilies af France needed some ;contemporary redrawing. ;I'll make a suggestion to Mayor Bertrand Delanoë to let my suggestion become the new coat of arms for Paris. ;Wikipedia's words: The coat of arms of the city of...

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Asbjorn Lonvig - Stage 21 - Passing the backside of Centre PompidouStage 21 - Passing the backside of Centre PompidouAsbjorn Lonvig

Asbjorn Lonvig's words: The most astonishing about The Centre national d'art et de culture Georges Pompidou is the ;backside architecture.;Tubes painted in bright colors.;It has only been point of departure for my work...my motif has not at all any resemblance with the Centre's look... ;Wikipedia's ...

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Asbjorn Lonvig - Stage 21 - Passing by the Lily of FranceStage 21 - Passing by the Lily of FranceAsbjorn Lonvig

While the fleur-de-lis has appeared on countless European coats of arms and flags over the centuries, it is particularly ;associated with the French monarchy in a historical context, and continues to appear in the arms of the King of Spain and ;the Grand Duke of Luxembourg, members of the House of B...

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Asbjorn Lonvig - Stage 21 - Passing by Napoleon-s SarcophagusStage 21 - Passing by Napoleon's SarcophagusAsbjorn Lonvig

It is certainly one of the largest tombs I've ever seen. It is set right in the center of Les Invalides on the bottom floor, allowing visitors to get a bird's eye view of every inch of the tomb.;Is Napoleon really inside?

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Asbjorn Lonvig - Stage 21 Passing by The Palace of VersaillesStage 21 Passing by The Palace of VersaillesAsbjorn Lonvig

Asbjorn Lonvig's words: I remember that the Palace of Versailles was huge.;I remember it was extremely extravagant.;I remember, that I had to go outside for a momemt. I remember it was not an easy task to get out because of the crowd.;Wikipedia's words: The Palace of Versailles, or in French: le Châ...

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