Tuesday, June 15, 2004

Classical Antiquity Not Overlooked at Biltmore Estate

Biltmore Garden Nymphs
Biltmore Garden Nymphs, originally uploaded by mharrsch.
George Vanderbilt's fascination with the Middle Ages did not totally overshadow the decor at Biltmore. Classical sculptures like this one of Aphrodite and Eros grace the border of an outdoor plaza where entertainments were held in the summer months.

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