Very good picture. Firstly i thought that this is any imaginary image. I put it on my desktop.
Wed 24 Dec, 2008 12:24 am
Wed 24 Dec, 2008 03:34 am
Statue of Peter the Great, in Moscow.
It was originally a statue of Christopher Columbus that Tsereteli made for Columbus, Ohio, but the city (wisely) refused to buy it. So the artist made a few changes to the head, worked his connections with the Moscow city government, and voila.