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Thursday, March 24, 2011

Edgar County courthouse details

Just imagine the work that went into this place...and the talent.
Whoever planned this and whoever executed the design were true artists.
I have never been inside the place, but think one of these days I will go take a look inside. I bet the inside is as beautiful as the outside.

7 comments:

TexWisGirl said...

I imagine lots of marble and columns and wood trim. :)

George said...

Thanks for this further look at this beautiful courthouse.

Lois Evensen said...

Yes, it is beautiful. When I was young, my parents always went on Sunday rides. We often stopped at court houses so my Dad could take pictures of the beautiful buildings. I don't think I have ever seen one quite like this. Very pretty.

Judy said...

The detail work in the bottom photo is beautiful.

don said...

Thanks for sharing these close ups of the intricate detailed art work that's gone into the building of this place. Today, we seem to make sterile, featureless buildings with little to distinguish one from the other.
Nice shooting, Rose!

Elaine said...

Beautiful details on this building! Today's buildings just can't match these old masterpieces. They were definitely an artform and added character and beauty to the landscape. In 100 years what has been created today will not stand the test of time that these have.

EG CameraGirl said...

I would love to take photos of this building. There's so much to see!

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