Saturday, January 5, 2013

The Raven

Detail of the raven, Homage to Jean de La Fontaine by Charles Correia, Jardin du Ranelagh, Paris
Detail of the raven, “Hommage à Jean de La Fontaine” by Charles Correia
Jardin du Ranelagh, 16e arrondissement
Paris, July 2012

See also: Jean de La Fontaine - The Fox

Le Corbeau et le Renard

Maître Corbeau, sur un arbre perché,
Tenait en son bec un fromage...
The Raven and the Fox

Perched on a lofty oak,
Sir Raven held a lunch of cheese...

2 comments:

tapirgal said...

Really nice!

Dina said...

Together with your link it is a perfect statue.

Just yesterday I walked down the street in our village and saw a freshly-fallen-from-the-sky raven lying dead. Poor thing.
Well, the jackals will feast.