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Victorian ladies inside the Crystal Palace. The Crystal Palace is a metal and glass structure located in the Jardines del Retiro in Madrid (Spain). It was built in 1887 for the Exposition of the Philippines, held that year. It was inspired by the Crystal Palace, Paxton (U.K.).

"The House of Bernarda Alba" Set Design (1936), at the Teatro María Guerrero, Madrid, Spain, directed by Calixto Bieito, scenery by Alfons Flores, November, 2003. I had recently done the sets for a "Bernarda" (See: Teatro Vivo de Oaxaca, Encyclopedia of Images.)

from Condé Nast Traveler

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