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PARK GUELL, Barcelona

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The Doric colonnade which supports the square is an imposing space that was originally designed as a market place.
The ceiling roses of the colonnade show interpretations of suns, medusas etc.

Park Guell is situated in the Barcelona district of La Salut. Gaudi worked on the construction, inspired by the concept of the garden city, between 1900 and 1914.

Posted at 1st Sep 2010 - 09:22AM   Posted by Arosebyanyothername   Picture of the Day Comments: 1

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Camilla's Avatar Beautiful ceiling rose, love it's colour. How creative and imaginative Gaudi was in his excellence of architecture Rosie.

Posted by: Camilla on 1st Sep 2010 at 11:46AM

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