Friday, November 23, 2012

Autumn colors, DC, November 2012

From top to bottom: Big tree near Capitol building, marble floor at the Library of Congress, Clouds, Turkish Embassy on Massachusetts Avenue NW, Ginko leaves, sculpture by Ivan Mestrović in front of the Croatian Embassy ("St Jerome the Priest"), ceramic tiles at the Islamic Center, Red Japanese maple, Yellow panda, "Pleasures and Terrors of Levitation #200" (1956) by American photographer Aaron Siskind (1903-1991) at the Phillips Collection, "Woman in profile" (1937) by Chaim Soutine (1893-1943) at the Phillips Collection.

DC, Thanksgiving Day

From top to bottom: Shadows near the Reflecting Pool, the Reflecting Pool and Lincoln Memorial in the background, young boy in orange hoodie at the Martin Luther King Memorial, FDR Memorial, the Tidal Basin with the Jefferson Memorial on the right.

Thursday, November 22, 2012

National Gallery of Art (Washington DC)

These pictures were taken on Thanksgiving day at the National Gallery of Art in Washington DC. From top to bottom: the Archive Building, rotunda at the National Gallery, portrait of Lorenzo di Credi by, by Pietro Perugino (1488), Flowers in a Basket and Vase by Jan Brueghel the Elder (1615), Chaim Soutine by Amadeo Modigliani (1917), outside the National Gallery.

Wednesday, November 21, 2012

New York, November 2012

These pictures were taken during a walk in Manhattan (High line, West village) on Sunday November 18, 2012.

New York street art

Pictures taken in Manhattan and Red Hook (Brooklyn) in October 2012.