Monday, March 5, 2012

Ponte del Mercato

Ponte del Mercato, Market Bridge, Fosso Reale, LivornoA view of the “Fosso Reale” from the “Scali Saffi” toward “Piazza Cavour”. In the middle of the image the “Ponte del Mercato” (Market Bridge), rebuilt in the 1950s.

L'archivio della scultura” (The archive of sculpture) is a very interesting blog by Cristina Beltrami, a freelance art historian. Today's post is on the monument to Vittorio Emanuele II in Livorno.

See also: Mercato Centrale - Piazza Cavour - Scali Saffi

22 comments:

Robert Geiss said...

what an amazing photograph that is !


please have a good new week.

Michelle said...

Really an awesome shot. I had to do a double take!

Jack said...

Vp, this is simply superb!!!

Luis Gomez said...

Can not tell you how great this shot is! ABSOLUTELY AWESOME!

Randy said...

Wonderful reflection.

Theanne said...

all the boats!

cieldequimper said...

The reflection is so beautiful.

Are we ever going to go inside the market on market day?

Hilda said...

That reflection is just fantastic!

Babzy said...

grerat view and reflection !

Cezar and Léia said...

This picture would be framed and put in the wall, it's magnificent!You are so talented!
Léia

Halcyon said...

Beautiful reflection!

Merisi said...

Wonderful picture, enigmatic, puzzling in most captivating way! One of the most surprising reflections I have ever seen.

Karl said...

These reflections are awesome.

PerthDailyPhoto said...

I love everything about this fabulous image VP, I wouldn't know where to start. Beautifully composed.

JM said...

This image is amazing! All the boats, the reflections, everything is beautiful.

joo said...

This photo is like a dream!

Dina said...

I enjoy looking at this one for a long time.
What the others said is so true.

And bravo to the photographer of the Vittorio Emanuele II statue.

Gunn said...

I keep looking. A very nice image!
What is this to the left?
No stairs..... or perhaps on the other side?
Is it for the small boats??
+13. Wow, that is what we call SUMMER!:)
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Kate said...

Highly unsual and hihly intriquing!! Great shot!!

Traveling Hawk said...

You have so many photos in this part of the town and every time you bring a fresh angle.

Steffe said...

As a reflection junkie I will have to approve of this photo.

Arianna said...

Fenomenale: il riflesso del palazzo sembra quasi un ritaglio di giornale! Ciao, Arianna