Wednesday, 13 October 2010

The Gentle Art of Getting Lost


Steeped in history, this merchant's house in Cairo is a maze of staircases, passageways and half-forgotten lives. But if the myriad ghosts are a bit too much for you, fear not: the turquoise dots above each archway will protect you against the Evil Eye.
Photo: Profoundly Superficial, the Gayer-Anderson Museum

2 comments:

Diana said...

Somehow this reminds me of Escher...

Profoundly Superficial said...

Indeed!