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An enchanting one

Posted by
Devi (Chennai, India) on 11 January 2017 in Miscellaneous and Portfolio.

The swing in the courtyard of the Home Stay...a home with the old fashioned sunken courtyard ...lovely rosewood swing.

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ursulakatariina from Turku, Finland

It's a beauty!

11 Jan 2017 5:35am

tataray from Charentes-Poitou, France

Original, belle composition. )

11 Jan 2017 7:35am

: Helen : from is currently photographing at home in, Australia

You are encountering some lovely curiosities Devi!

11 Jan 2017 8:38am

@: Helen :: :))) Happy to hear this :))Have a nice weekend:)

Hiro from Kyoto, Japan

So rich furniture !

11 Jan 2017 9:07am

Marjolein from Westvoorne, Netherlands

Beautiful to see this rosewood swing.

11 Jan 2017 10:43am

Mhelene from Villiers-sur-Marne, France

Very beautiful !! Superb composition .

11 Jan 2017 11:07am

Frances from Boston, United States

Beautiful image with super details and light.

11 Jan 2017 1:22pm

Lewis from Harns, Netherlands

Nice and interesting interior, I like the intricate tiles on the floor.

11 Jan 2017 2:34pm

Jeff & Pat from Pembroke Dock, ! Wales !, United Kingdom

Lovely shot, but excuse me if I'm being stupid, I've always though of "courtyards" as being outdoors, please put me right . ;>)

11 Jan 2017 2:59pm

@Jeff & Pat: :))) You are not stupid :))) In our ancient homes in the villages, there would be a sunken rectangular space in the central hall with rooms all around opening from the aisles. This will be open to the sky This is generally called the inner courtyard. The owners here are toying with the idea of removing the swing and fill this with water and lilies bloom here !! Aw! That would be a sight to see!!!

Claudiel from belgium, Belgium

beautiful place

11 Jan 2017 4:29pm

Graciel·la (Vic. Catalonia) from CAT. New European State, Poland

Wow !! it's a treasure

11 Jan 2017 4:36pm

Ruthiebear from Titusville, NJ, United States

I adore swings like this! This one looks so fancy and inviting.

11 Jan 2017 4:41pm

Adela Fonts from Barcelona, Spain

Ohhhh! A beautiful image of an exquisite place!

11 Jan 2017 4:48pm

Willem from Noord-Scharwoude, Netherlands

Interesting foto and description.

11 Jan 2017 5:31pm

Steve Rice from Olympia, United States

That is a fancy swing. Very charming in rosewood.

11 Jan 2017 5:41pm

Dany Kervran from Morillon, France

Impressive piece of furniture !

11 Jan 2017 5:48pm

Steven from Chicagoland, United States

Such a very ornate carving of this wood swing!!

11 Jan 2017 6:44pm

B. Thomas from Arlington, Texas, United States

Very pretty and unusual swing.

11 Jan 2017 7:13pm

Shiva from Berwick, Canada

Thanks for sharing this unusual rosewood swing ---- beautiful detail work. Superb find. Kindest regards, have a nice evening Monika

11 Jan 2017 9:11pm

Kyu from Kyoto, Japan

Wonderful capture of a fantastic swing.

11 Jan 2017 9:46pm

Nina from Hamburg, Germany

so charming... this beautiful swing is very inviting :))

12 Jan 2017 2:42am

Michael Rawluk from Williams Lake, BC, Canada

Nice shot of that beautiful furniture.

12 Jan 2017 2:51am

Harry from Apex, NC, United States

beautiful workmanship

12 Jan 2017 4:12am

Chetan from Gurgaon, India

This must be really old, but is in great condition!!

12 Jan 2017 6:18am

Sam from Chennai, India

What a lovely scene. Beautifully carved woodwork in the swing. Lovely atmosphere. You must have enjoyed your stay here.
Thank you Devi. :)

12 Jan 2017 7:08am

grouser from Ludlow, United Kingdom

Just needs a punka wallah to keep you cool :)

12 Jan 2017 12:10pm

L'Angevine from Angers, France

bien ce lieu

12 Jan 2017 3:00pm

yo from Ile de France, France

Un intérieur rutilant !

14 Jan 2017 8:53am

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Treasures by Shiva

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