Angle View of Triumphal Arch under Warm Spot Lights
«Angle View of Triumphal Arch under Warm Spot Lights»
Renewed Arch of Triumph, the Symbol of Victory of Russian People in Patriotic War 1812 against Napoleon, under warm spot lights when just the skies were darkening and illumination were turning on. The photo was taken at the end of the day of official re-opening of Triumphal Arch, the War Memorial and Monument of Architecture (1834) after several months of renovation (April – August 2012) in honor of 200th anniversary from the Battle of Borodino between Russian and French armies that was happened on September 7th, 1812.
Architect: Osip Bove
Sculptors: Ivan Vitali and Ivan Timofeev
Sightseeing tour: Moscow by Night
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