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Louvre Pyramid, Paris, France

This is a photo of a close-up of the Louvre Pyramid, in the courtyard of the Louvre Museum (Musée du Louvre) in Paris, France. Completed in 1989, it has become a landmark for the city. Designed by the architect I. M. Pei, the structure, which was constructed entirely with glass segments, reaches a height of 20.6 meters, its square base has sides of 35 meters and it consists of 603 rhombus-shaped and 70 triangular glass segments.
See also very interesting 's dedicated page on the Pyramid.


Janet said...

Very nice POV and contrast.

Janney said...

Love it! Thanks for sharing. Some more to come please. Good luck on all your endeavors. By the way, I found a fantastic Paris adventure that might interest you too. Thanks and have a wonderful day!