Devoted to the unexpected details that help to make life in the city worth living
Wednesday, 15 February 2012
Bank of England, Threadneedle Street EC2
The first of the caryatids-that-aren-'t-really. Note she looks away from the entrance when the telamones-that-aren't-really look in.
The inverted cornucopia makes her a great symbol of Quantitative Easing. That's our money she's pouring out onto a grateful City.