Modern Pyramids and Ancient Squares

We were driving past the Pavilion de Flore, which punctuates the southwestern extremity of the Louvre's Grande Galerie, when my neighbor suddenly gripped my arm and exclaimed, "Mira! Estos techos! estas chimineas! Hombre! Estupendo!"

Curtis Cate

The late Curtis Cate was the author of The Ides of August, devoted to the Berlin Wall crisis of 1961.

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