Historic Paris

This is a collection of old paintings and photographs in roughly chronological order:

quai-de-la-tournelleQuai de la Tournelle – note the lack of a spire on Notre Dame, so pre-1845 

Spire of Notre Dame, Viollet-le-Duc, Architect, 1859–60.Spire of Notre Dame, 1859-60  

notre-dame_-_eglise_cathedrale_de_paris_2Notre Dame Cathédrale, 1859-60 

rue-mongeRue Monge, c1853–70

rue-monge-c1853-70Rue Monge, c1853–70 

boulevard-saint-germain-pres-la-rue-monge-c1853-70Boulevard Saint-Germain, près la Rue Monge, c1853–70 

rue-des-ecoles-prise-de-la-rue-cardinal-lemoine-c1853-70Rue des Écoles, prise de la Rue Cardinal Lemoine, c1853–70

barricade_voltaire_lenoir_commune_paris_1871Barricade Voltaire Lenoir, Paris Commune  1871 

rue-de-rivoli-paris-commune-1871Rue de Rivoli, Paris Commune 1871 

bridges-blog004Pont d’Austerlitz, 1885


Place Maubert 1906 – The statue of Etienne Dolet was removed and melted by the Nazis in 1942 

rue-de-la-montagne-sainte-genevieve-1924Rue de la Montagne Sainte-Geneviève, 1924 

place-dabbe-de-bassetts-1924Place D’Abbe de Bassetts, 1924 (Steps from Midnight in Paris!) 

076Quai d’Orléans,  l’Île Saint-Louis C 1960?



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