Thursday, August 30, 2012

Rose Window

Dutch Church, Chiesa degli Olandesi, LivornoThe rose window of the Dutch Church: “traces” of pigeons are visible in the upper part.

The Places I Love

To save this church you can still vote in The Places I Love census until October 31st.

Search labels: Dutch church
See also: Abandoned Church - Scali degli Olandesi - Chiesa degli Olandesi - Sad Preview - A lecture - Finale - A Ray of Hope - Falling to Pieces - Flying Rats - Another Collapse - Fenced Off - Piazza Poerio - The Places I Love - A Few More Votes - Rose Window - Second Place?
External links: Temple of the Dutch German Congregation (Wikipedia)
Facebook Group: “Salviamo la chiesa degli Olandesi a Livorno” (Save the Dutch church in Livorno)

16 comments:

Lois Evensen said...

What a beautiful window as well as the wall into which it is set. Lovely.

Randy said...

Nice design.

Theanne said...

very beautiful...I like the stone work around the window also!

Traveling Hawk said...

I like the warm color of the stone.

Luis Gomez said...

Beautiful!

Dina said...

You give "tracery" a whole new meaning. At least we don't see the pigeons.

I'm so happy the Dutch Church is getting so many votes to save it!

cieldequimper said...

I have already voted though not for pigeons.

Lucy Corrander : Photos said...

Initially thought it was the top of a dome and got giddy.

Karl Demetz said...

Beautiful Artwork!

James Wei said...

These traces are so subtle to be seen. The texture from the wall are really catching my attention.

Halcyon said...

Beautiful window. TOo bad about the pigeon poo. :(

joo said...

It's beautiful.

Arianna said...

Bel colpo d'occhio! Buon we, Arianna

PerthDailyPhoto said...

Beautifully sculpted window VP, you can hardly notice the pigeon presence!!

JM said...

Wonderful!

Gunn said...

Very pretty!
Beautiful work.