Monday, July 4, 2016

Île aux Cignes - Statue of Liberty

Île aux Cignes
Statue of Liberty

This quarter scale replica of the original
was inaugurated on July 4, 1889.
It was given to the City of Paris by the
Parisian community in America to mark
the centennial of the French Revolution.

(Consider reading Liberty's Torch
for the whole story)

Statue of Liberty (1 of 3 in Paris)
Île aux Cignes
75015, Paris


beatrice De said...

ça alors what a surprise... In Paris ? As higher that the original ?
un petit coucou de Lausanne.

William Kendall said...

Quite appropriate for today!

Harriet said...

She's quite a lady!