Tropical Rainforest Glasshouse (formerly Le Jardin d'Hiver or Winter Gardens), 1936, Rene Berger, Jardin des Plantes, Museum National d'Histoire Naturelle, Paris, France. Low angle view of the main Art Deco style entrance consisting of pillars in luminescent glass paste by Auguste Labouret, and wrought iron decoration by Raymond Subes seen in the morning light. The lower railings, just visible in the foreground, were also made by Raymond Subes. The glass door is reflecting the rising sun.
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