Throughout the world, buildings and areas of great architectural importance have been deserted, abandoned to reveal decay and dilapidation. This slowly evolving heritage unveils battered facades and dislocated interiors, forever marked by the presence of those who have passed through them. As monuments to neglect, these spaces exude oblivion.
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Les Grandes Serres du Jardin des Plantes

"As soon as I entered the glasshouses in the Jardin des Plantes and saw the strange plants from exotic countries, I felt as if I had walked into a dream" Le Douanier Rousseau. The Glasshouses in the Jardin des Plantes in Paris which have been under restoration for over six years, have re-opened to the public in June 2010. This book tells the story of the 19th century and early 20th century glasshouses. The photographs shows not only the botanical life but also the steps of the renovation of the buildings.
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