Thursday, May 27, 2010

Mahatma Gandhi

Statue of Mahatma Gandhi, Tavistock Square, Bloomsbury, Camden, London
Statue of Mahatma Gandhi by Fredda Brilliant
Tavistock Square, Bloomsbury, Camden
London, October 2009

9 comments:

Jacob said...

Interesting statue of an interesting man. The luscious background is in stark contrast to the rather emaciated Gandhi! Super photo, VP!

tapirgal said...

That is classic. You couldn't have created a better setting for this thoughtful work of art. It brings the idea of an early Flower Child great dignity.

Dina said...

It's not your usual statue, but then Gandhi was not your usual man.

cieldequimper said...

Did you put a rose on his legs?

Love the background.

joo said...

I love this statue and the wall of red leaves behind:)

Regina said...

Magnificent one!

James said...

Excellent picture. The color of the leaves in the background add a nice touch.

Babzy said...

what a beautiful shot :)

Tinsie said...

I love the contrast with the red leaves in the background. Very interesting.