05 September 2009

Balustrade

At the bottom of Prinzregentenstrasse in the Friedensengel - the Peace Angel - standing atop a 23 metre column. The statue commemorates the 25 years of peace that followed the Franco-Prusian war of 1870-71. These stairs lead up to the base of the column.

2 comments:

brattcat said...

Love these intersecting angles.

olli said...

Thanks. Glad you like them - I've always liked this stairway, though others I know don't see the attraction. As well as the design I also like the colouring on the stonework - some of this is down to variations in the natural colour; some of itis a result of weathering and pollution.

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