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London photo: Art Deco airwaves

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The BBC’s Broadcasting House, its London HQ, near Oxford Circus. According to Wikipedia, this wonderful statue

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[is] of Prospero and Ariel (from Shakespeare’s The Tempest) by Eric Gill. Their choice was fitting since Prospero was a magician and scholar, and Ariel a spirit of the air, in which radio waves travel.

Lovely.


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