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The Palacio de Cristal in the Parque del Buen Retiro in Madrid,designed by Ricardo Velázquez Bosco in 1887. It was inspired by Joseph Paxton´s Victorian-style Crystal Palace in London that burned down in 1860. The Retiro park is huge, grand and popular, and is referred to as the "lungs of Madrid"...

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  • Copyright: Rutger Siskens (Ruggi) Silver Note Writer [C: 0 W: 0 N: 15] (36)
  • Genre: Places
  • Medium: Color
  • Date Taken: 2008-09-26
  • Categories: Architecture
  • Exposure: f/7.1, 1/200 seconds
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  • Photo Version: Original Version
  • Date Submitted: 2011-03-18 11:36
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