Thursday, September 17, 2009

New Discoveries

One of my favourite blogs has a quote from Wallace Stevens' in its header - "It must give pleasure". One of the greatest pleasures of mine is strolling around a city and discover its treasures. Strolling along Kichik Gala in the Walled City I came upon this,

and this,

and this.

The last photo pictures the bust of Azeri poet of the late XIX century Aliag Vahid. I have never seen anything quite like this before and have to show the statue from different angles.

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