Italy: Hanbury Gardens - paulsmit
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’Moorish Kiosk in Hanbury Gardens.’

The Moorish Kiosk in the Hanbury Botanical Gardens is an orientalized mausoleum built in 1886 by the architect Pio Soli. It holds the ashes of Thomas Hanbury, founder of the Hanbury Gardens on the Côte d'Azur near Ventimiglia. The steps leading to the kiosk are flanked by the leaves of Monstera deliciosa. Photo Paul Smit.