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Métal à ciel ouvert / Open air metal

Metallic statuary and decorations have particularly boomed between 1800 and 1945. When the upper middle class came to power, towns were reorganized, introducing public spaces in a renewed urban network, now containing open spaces, places, sculptures and gardens, then populated by allegories and symbols : fountains, great men sculptures, animal sculptures, war memorials, urban and architectural ornaments…Read more
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