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"Turning the World Upside Down" by Anish Kapoor
Israel

"Turning the World Upside Down"

a sculpture by Anish Kapoor.
Panorama taken at the Israel Museum in Jerusalem.

About the artist in wikipedia:
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Anish_Kapoor

About the Israel museum in wikipedia: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Israel_Museum

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Copyright: Assaf Bezalel
Type: Spherical
Resolution: 7000x3500
Taken: 21/09/2012
Uploaded: 21/09/2012
Updated: 20/08/2014
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