Upon arrival: pigeon looking at me looking at Notre Dame.
Marvelous still life by the Seine:
I wish I had inquired about the price of the palette - it would have been a trophy for my palette photo collection
A visit to the wonderful bookstore: Shakespeare and Co.:
Little soldier with the green shadow:
A fountain and a flag:
A strange and wonderful sculpture:
The hand of god?
A visit to the Academie de la Grande Chaumiere where my mom and Bob drew in 1948! I got to draw from the model there!
I made a friend who draws like me!
Off to the Louvre!
And watching the Mona Watchers...
I like this little boy's face!
A beautiful marble woman resting
And her amazing carved foot!
Carved marble fishnet!
The sunset Seine:
Outside the Musée d'Orsay:
Quite some door handles!
My very favorite horse chestnut blossom:
A monument honoring the round up of Jews by French police during the occupation of France. I learned about this with an amazing book : Sara's Key.
Celebrations in the street after the announcement of the winner of the French elections for President:
The silver and gold gilt on the Seine looking very much like the ornate frames in the Louvre:
A display outside a restaurant:
Next up: photos of Monet's Garden...