January 22, 2011

Triumphal Maximiliano

This is a parade I'd like to attend.

Emperor Maximilian I's 
Triumphal Procession of 1517
1519

4 comments:

Ms. Moon said...

Well where's the damn marching band?

downtown guy said...

That is a good question. And the answer is, being pulled by camels.

http://www.flickr.com/photos/bibliodyssey/5034279504/

May said...

This one was most satisfying to click on. At first I thought that a couple of them had wings, but then I realized they were the plumes of their hats.

downtown guy said...

I liked these so much that I mixed another one with an early picture of my neighborhood to make the Springtime Parade flier for this year.

http://tallyhassle.blogspot.com/2011/02/advance-warning.html