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Snapshots

  1. Cow's skull

    Snapshot Title: Cow's skull
    Taken by: Tom Nelson

    Image: Grand Palace Paris
    Image Owner: karl kindt



    Description:

    ??



  2. What does the lion have in his mouth?

    Snapshot Title: What does the lion have in his mouth?
    Taken by: karl kindt

    Image: Grand Palace Paris
    Image Owner: karl kindt



    Description:

    Why did the artist put this into the lion's mouth?



  3. Could this be a sculpture working on a sculpture?

    Snapshot Title: Could this be a sculpture working on a sculpture?
    Taken by: karl kindt

    Image: Grand Palace Paris
    Image Owner: karl kindt



    Description:

    If so why do you think so?



  4. What is a muse?

    Snapshot Title: What is a muse?
    Taken by: karl kindt

    Image: Grand Palace Paris
    Image Owner: karl kindt



    Description:

    Could this be a representation of a muse? Why or why not?



  5. why are skulls placed on this building?

    Snapshot Title: why are skulls placed on this building?
    Taken by: karl kindt

    Image: Grand Palace Paris
    Image Owner: karl kindt



    Description:

    what culturally in France do they represent?



  6. What is it over his shoulder

    Snapshot Title: What is it over his shoulder
    Taken by: karl kindt

    Image: Grand Palace Paris
    Image Owner: karl kindt



    Description:

    and why do you think the artist created him posed this way?



  7. He has taken off his mask?

    Snapshot Title: He has taken off his mask?
    Taken by: karl kindt

    Image: Grand Palace Paris
    Image Owner: karl kindt



    Description:

    or is he about to put it on? Which is it?



  8. What does this woman hold?

    Snapshot Title: What does this woman hold?
    Taken by: karl kindt

    Image: Grand Palace Paris
    Image Owner: karl kindt



    Description:

    What is the artist trying to tell us?



  9. She holds a spear and shield

    Snapshot Title: She holds a spear and shield
    Taken by: karl kindt

    Image: Grand Palace Paris
    Image Owner: karl kindt



    Description:

    but what is she trying to tell us?



  10. why is a boy holding swords

    Snapshot Title: why is a boy holding swords
    Taken by: karl kindt

    Image: Grand Palace Paris
    Image Owner: karl kindt



    Description:

    but what does the woman hold and why?



  11. who is chained

    Snapshot Title: who is chained
    Taken by: karl kindt

    Image: Grand Palace Paris
    Image Owner: karl kindt



    Description:

    and what does this statue seek to convey?



  12. Why the large 'gear'

    Snapshot Title: Why the large 'gear'
    Taken by: karl kindt

    Image: Grand Palace Paris
    Image Owner: karl kindt



    Description:

    and what was this palace originally designed to be a place for???



  13. translate this

    Snapshot Title: translate this
    Taken by: karl kindt

    Image: Grand Palace Paris
    Image Owner: karl kindt



    Description:

    and explain what you deduce will be presented - use an online free translation service if you do not know French but if you do please render this for the rest of us.