Orange clouds behind the “Spirit of Freedom” at the top of the July Column.

The statue named le «Génie de la Liberté» at the top of la Colonne de Juillet in place de la Bastille, with orange clouds behind. The monument was designed by architect Jean-Antoine Alavoine, following a commission from King Louis-Philippe in 1830.

Photographs of place de la Bastille.

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