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Pavlovo Lemon Monument in Nizhny Novgorod region

Pavlovo Lemon Monument

Made of metal Pavlovo Lemon Monument in Nizhny Novgorod region. Authors – teachers and students of the Pavlovo Art College

Pavlovo Lemon Monument

Pavlovo – an ancient city, known for its artisans and craftsmen of blacksmiths. Traditional occupations of people, and their exotic hobbies reflected in unusual monuments, classified as modern attractions. And one of the most famous ancient local entertainments has been indoor citrus growing. It is difficult to say when exactly these exotic overseas fruits appeared in the village, but today Pavlovian indoor lemon is known far beyond the city. In the summer of 2005, during the celebration of the Day on the market square, took place a solemn ceremony of opening the monument to Pavlovo. The sculpture is made of metal, with elements of forging. The authors of the monument – a team of teachers and students of the Pavlovo Art College.

Closeup. Lemon monument in Pavlovo, 2005. Nizhny Novgorod region. Authors - teachers and students of the Pavlovo Art College

Closeup. Monument to Lemon in Pavlovo, 2005. Nizhny Novgorod region. Authors – teachers and students of the Pavlovo Art College

Pavlovo – the birthplace of indoor lemon, outputted in the city in the middle of the XIX century plant, supposedly brought from Turkey. Houseplant Pavlovo lemon reaches a height of 1-1.5 m, and gives up to 20-30 lemons. And since lemon has contributed to the glorification of the city – it was decided to install a monument in its honor.

Pavlovo Lemon Monument

Detail of Pavlovo Lemon monument. 2005. Nizhny Novgorod region. Authors - teachers and students of the Pavlovo Art College

Detail of Pavlovo Lemon monument. 2005. Nizhny Novgorod region. Authors – teachers and students of the Pavlovo Art College

Lemon monument in Pavlovo, 2005. Nizhny Novgorod region. Authors - teachers and students of the Pavlovo Art College

Lemon monument in Pavlovo, 2005. Nizhny Novgorod region. Authors – teachers and students of the Pavlovo Art College

Detail of Pavlovo Lemon monument. 2005. Nizhny Novgorod region. Authors - teachers and students of the Pavlovo Art College

Pedestal. Lemon monument. 2005. Nizhny Novgorod region

The inscription on the plate

The inscription on the plate

The inscription on the plate reads “Pavlovo lemon composition devoted to the native city and its glorious historical traditions. Made by the team of teachers and students of Pavlovo art college. Authors of the project – artist V.Yu. Mikhailychev, blacksmith A.G. Ustsov. Performers – teachers V.Yu. Mikhailychev, A.G. Ustsov. Students M. Borisov, S. Sumarokov, A. Kokin. 2005

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