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Supreme Court: The Guardian of Liberty

On the eastern side (facing away from National Mall) of the Supreme Court is the Guardian of Liberty pediment. I only managed to capture part of the 18 by 60 foot scene because of sun problems. Moses and his tablets … Continue reading

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Supreme Court: Equal Justice Under Law pediment

Pediments are the most overlooked art in Washington. Maybe it’s because they’re atop buildings and we’re too busy looking straight ahead, but these triangular tops are filled with cool art. Atop the main entrance of the Supreme Court (west side … Continue reading

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