I found this spectacular seat in an old colonial building in a provincial city, far away from the more cosmopolitan cities of the world. I can only imagine that it was built by italian artisans since they arrived as migrants very early in the history of Argentina.The building where the seat is located is now a local chamber of commerce and has many other Architectural details that make it so very special.
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Miguel82 (26877) 2012-07-27 4:16
A magnific seat decorated with blue mosaics
good pov and note
This is a really artwork
Sharp photo, good contrast and fine colors
pajaran (55567) 2012-07-27 23:00
Vrlo interesantan i lepa klupa, uradjene od keramickih ploca.
Dobra ostrina snimka i kontrast, lepe boje.
Dobar tekst i kompozicija, lep rad starih umetnika.
Imajte lep dan, sve najbolje za vikend.
Very interesting and beautiful bench, made of ceramic plates.
Good image sharpness and contrast, beautiful colors.
Good lyrics and composition, beautiful work of ancient artists.
Have a nice day, all the best for the weekend.
delpeoples (55278) 2012-07-27 23:11
Wow, you;re so lucky I wasn't with you, I would have tried to take it home, such is my love of ceramics. The image is beautiful, beautifully saturated and well-exposed. Your note is fascinating too. I always knew that Argentina had many Italian immigrants, but it is always wonderful to see how they have contributed.
PS: I joined Rebubble a while ago, but don't have much time to devote to it. I'll check out your Gallery there soon ;)
jhm (145156) 2012-07-28 0:33
An extraordinarily seat with these different patterns.
Truly a lovely artwork, this for the artist as for the photographer.
Wonderful presentation. TFS.
Have a nice weekend,
ikeharel (63877) 2012-07-28 1:08
Brought from Portugal maybe... Nice taken this view of "Azulejos", typical tiles-art from a moorish-culture.
Fine light management indoores to creat wonderful contrst, also with good sharpness.
Enjoy a nice weekend,
bayno (18344) 2012-07-28 2:27
I'm glad you find and learned a new technique to give more sharp to your image, do not know if you've applied in your last, but I think it right in because the details are clear and friezes can be seen in all their beautiful, beautiful work of art are pleased that the artist was Italian, very attractive also shades of blue...nice work...
my best regards,
ifege (10363) 2012-07-28 19:36
Hi Gus - not a very comfortable looking seat - hard and cold but an interesting photo with good realistic colour.
ebingul (1978) 2012-08-13 7:37
You captured this very beautiful and elegant tiled seat very well.It has many nice details and great colours.Very well seen and executed with great clarity.Congrats and best regards.
danos (91090) 2012-08-15 5:54
really nice the spectacular seat with the colourful tiles to make it so beautiful and unique.I like the good presentation as the clarity of the image.
cornejo (36385) 2012-09-16 8:28
Hello Gus, making this pretty good seat, covered with beautiful tiles. Pretty interesting and technically very well done picture. Very good and nice job, congratulations my friend. Tfs.
Good morning and happy start to the week.
Greetings from Jerez, almost the opposite of Moss Vale.
fritzi007 (9157) 2013-02-15 11:45
I have these tiles in a Spanish town, seen in Sitges. The fences of the houses were decorated with tiles. Your photo is fascinating
- Copyright: GUS IZURIETA (gus72) (3719)
- Genre: Places
- Medium: Color
- Date Taken: 2012-01-17
- Categories: Architecture
- Camera: Pentax K20D
- Exposure: f/4, 1/30 seconds
- More Photo Info: view
- Map: view
- Photo Version: Original Version
- Theme(s): Azulejos - Portugal- Italy [view contributor(s)]
- Date Submitted: 2012-07-26 19:50