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Sphinxes in Saint Petersburg, Russia
Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member tatie
N 59° 56.193 E 030° 20.582
36V E 351543 N 6647324
Quick Description: Sphinxes in Saint Petersburg, Russia.
Location: Russia
Date Posted: 6/24/2014 5:16:54 AM
Waymark Code: WMKZXC
Published By: Groundspeak Charter Member BruceS
Views: 1

Long Description:
If you walk along the Fontanka Canal in Saint Petersburg, you will find these 2 sphinxes in front of the House of Sergei Pavlovich Diaghilev.

Their head represent men but they have rabbit ears.

Sergei Pavlovich Diaghilev was a Russian art critic, patron, ballet impresario and founder of the Ballets Russes, from which many famous dancers and choreographers would arise.
Style: Other

Medium: bronze

Head Type: Man

Street Address:
Naberezhnaya Reki Fontanki, 13,
St Petersburg, Russia
191011


Statue Name: Not listed

Specify Other Head: Not listed

Head Namesake: Not listed

Website: Not listed

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