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Joined: August 23rd, 2003, 1:14 am

January 26th, 2007, 3:40 am #1




What and where is this?


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Joined: August 13th, 2003, 3:09 am

January 26th, 2007, 3:56 am #2

Lakefront Airport. The Four Seasons by Ricky Alvarez.

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Joined: August 23rd, 2003, 1:14 am

January 26th, 2007, 4:03 am #3

Fountain of the Winds by Enrique Alfarez who created sculptures found throughout the city including many in City Park.

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Joined: August 13th, 2003, 3:09 am

January 26th, 2007, 4:05 am #4

I had the title of the piece screwed up. Here's another of his works tucked away in a City Park Lagoon:


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Joined: August 23rd, 2003, 1:14 am

January 26th, 2007, 4:12 am #5


Did'ja know that Molly Marine is one of his pieces...

<P style="MARGIN-TOP: 0px; MARGIN-BOTTOM: 0px" align=center><IMG height=300 alt='The Molly Marine statue depicts a female Marine, with the inscription "Free A Marine To Fight." The statue was erected in 1943 and is the only statue dedicated to Marines in New Orleans. Photo by Pfc. Mary A. Staes' src="http://www.marforres.usmc.mil/gallery/I ... molly1.jpg" width=179 border=0>

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<P style="MARGIN-TOP: 0px; MARGIN-BOTTOM: 0px" align=left>I wouldn't have guessed it because it is unlike the deco style of most others.&nbsp; See http://www.neworleanspast.com/art/id33.html&nbsp;for details


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Joined: August 13th, 2003, 3:09 am

January 26th, 2007, 4:16 am #6

He has another one, The Lute Player (I think?) on Poydras Street about 900 or 1000 blk.


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January 26th, 2007, 4:50 am #7



What and where is this?


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According to family lore, the male figure is supposedly my Uncle Walter.&nbsp;

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January 26th, 2007, 5:44 am #8



What and where is this?


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About 2 years ago.
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Joined: August 23rd, 2003, 1:14 am

January 26th, 2007, 7:34 am #9

I had the title of the piece screwed up. Here's another of his works tucked away in a City Park Lagoon:


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of using that beautiful photo of yours (aka "the Lost Goddess") for my teaching website.&nbsp; I figured you wouldn't mind me using it for&nbsp;the li'l chirrens.

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Joined: August 13th, 2003, 3:09 am

January 26th, 2007, 8:25 am #10

You shoulda' seen the stealth tactics (tippy-toeing, etc.) I hadda go through to get Mr. Egret innair!

Here's some more of Mr. Egret I got during the shoot:







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