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Art Nouveau lamp in front of the Arc de Triomf


Street lamp near the Arc de Triomf, Passeig Luis Companys. This area was totally transformed for the 1888 Universal Exposition. Nowadays, it is a popular place for gigs, concerts, exhibitions.

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16 responses

  1. This lamp is reminiscent of the Art Nouveau lamps at many of the Métro stops in Paris.

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    January 9, 2010 at 4:39 am

  2. An amazing design for a lamp.
    Sydney – City and Suburbs

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    January 9, 2010 at 4:31 am

  3. Fabulous lamp!

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    January 8, 2010 at 2:31 pm

  4. Hi guys! Love that new header. That was one of my favorite posts. Very cool!

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    January 8, 2010 at 6:27 am

  5. Great photo! Like everyone else, I love the beautiful blue sky!

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    January 8, 2010 at 2:56 am

  6. Undoubtedly the most ornate street lamp that I've ever seen. I also love the big cat sculpture. Thanks.

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    January 8, 2010 at 1:50 am

  7. Remember being there, thank you for the nice memories.

    Schöne Mietzekatze ! Please have a wonderful Friday.
    p.s.: your site opens tonight much faster, well done.

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    January 8, 2010 at 1:12 am

  8. What a lovely shot. Well composed.

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    January 7, 2010 at 11:06 pm

  9. Et dire que j'ai failli dire que ça s'écrit avec un phe ! Ca a effectivement l'air d'être un endroit plus facilement vivant que l'arc de triomPHe.

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    January 7, 2010 at 8:50 pm

  10. JPT

    Unusual thingy…

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    January 7, 2010 at 8:34 pm

  11. oh gosh, this big CAT is really adorable!
    Also loved the picture in this post, a beautiful street!
    Hugs
    Léia

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    January 7, 2010 at 7:02 pm

  12. It's very nice! That sky is also a gorgeous shade of blue.

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    January 7, 2010 at 7:00 pm

  13. Wow, this is beautiful and amazing. Love the design on the lamp and what a great background!

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    January 7, 2010 at 6:09 pm

  14. VP

    Gorgeous street lamp with the right backdround!

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    January 7, 2010 at 5:36 pm

  15. Whoa– your new title photo made me jump! Wasn't expecting that! Very cute. Also, that may just be the coolest streetlight I've ever seen!

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    January 7, 2010 at 5:00 pm

  16. Great blog! Just found you 🙂

    I'm in Ghana – experiencing alot, but it's always good to see and learn from other parts of the world!!!

    Cheers
    Holli in Accra

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    January 7, 2010 at 4:44 pm