Victor Emmanuel stands tall to welcome visitors to Rome's National Monument of Victor Emmanuel
Standing tall and proud in front of the Monumento Nazionale a Vittorio Emanuele II or National Monument of Victor Emmanuel, this equestrian statue carries the first newly-crowned king of a "united" Italy. The monument is known by some as the "Wedding Cake" and is located between Piazza Venezia and Capitoline Hill, just outside the Roman Forum.
I'm sure he does. Too bad the picture is not of him.ReplyDelete
Thank you Anonymous...got my statues mixed up. This is none other than Victor Emmanuel as you probably know.ReplyDelete
how majestic! love the silhouette against the waning light. very nice indeed!ReplyDelete
Thank you so much for stopping by. Yes, the setting sun cast this statue in a most spectacular silhouette, I couldn't wait to capture the moment forever! Truly incredible!!
Realmente, muito imponente a Estátua. Os italianos são muito bons nessa arte. Parabéns pelo post!ReplyDelete
Muito obrigado pela visita e pelas suas amáveis palavras.Delete
I hope that translates well! Thanks again!