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Lion Monument - Löwendenkmal, Lucerne, Switzerland
05-JUN-2006 Jyothi Karthik Raja

Lion Monument - Löwendenkmal, Lucerne, Switzerland

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Bertel Thorvaldsen's famous carving of a dying lion (the Lion Monument, or L÷wendenkmal). The
carving commemorates the hundreds of Swiss Guards who were massacred in 1792 during the French
Revolution, when the mob stormed the Tuileries Palace in Paris.

Canon EOS 300D Digital Rebel
1/80s f/7.1 at 25.0mm iso100 full exif

other sizes: small medium original
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