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Colonne De Juillet And Opera De Paris Bastille
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Colonne de Juillet and Opera de Paris Bastille. The 170 ft bronze column is topped by a staute of the "Genius of Liberty". The column is a memorial to those who died in the steet fighting during the overthrow of the monarchy in July 1830. The monument was designed by Jean-Antoine Alavoine. The Opera de Paris Bastille is the modern home of the Opera National de Paris, replacing Opera Garnier. Designed by Carlos Ott, and opened in 1989. Licence available for editorial use only.
June 3rd, 2012
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