Explore Paris Documenting, Marville Photographs and more!

Explore related topics

Marville made more than 425 photographs of the narrow streets and crumbling buildings of premodern Paris, including this view from the top o...

Marville made more than 425 photographs of the narrow streets and crumbling buildings of premodern Paris, including this view from the top o...

The Champs-Elysees photographed from the Porte Maillot in 1871after the Franco-Prussian war

The Champs-Elysees photographed from the Porte Maillot in 1871after the Franco-Prussian war

1871 - The Champs-Elysees photographed from the Porte Maillot. Illustration: Photograph: Alinari Archives/Corbis

1871 - The Champs-Elysees photographed from the Porte Maillot. Illustration: Photograph: Alinari Archives/Corbis

Edward Clark, “Painting Sacré-Coeur from the Ancient Rue Norvins in Montmartre, Paris, 1946

Edward Clark, “Painting Sacré-Coeur from the Ancient Rue Norvins in Montmartre, Paris, 1946

Voici le Paris disparu et les petites rues moyennageuses à côté de Notre-Dame. On regarde la rue des Marmousets depuis la rue Saint-Landry vers la rue de la Lanterne. La petite rue des Marmousets correspond plus ou moins avec la rue Chanoinesse d'aujourd'hui... (photo par Charles Marville, 1865).

Voici le Paris disparu et les petites rues moyennageuses à côté de Notre-Dame. On regarde la rue des Marmousets depuis la rue Saint-Landry vers la rue de la Lanterne. La petite rue des Marmousets correspond plus ou moins avec la rue Chanoinesse d'aujourd'hui... (photo par Charles Marville, 1865).

Rue Royale, Paris 1860. Top 75 des photos de Paris d'antan, Tooply. Retrouvez toutes nos épingles sur notre page Pinterest : https://fr.pinterest.com/webarchitecte/ et/ou sur notre site internet http://webarchitecte.fr/community-manager-paris.html

Rue Royale, Paris 1860. Top 75 des photos de Paris d'antan, Tooply. Retrouvez toutes nos épingles sur notre page Pinterest : https://fr.pinterest.com/webarchitecte/ et/ou sur notre site internet http://webarchitecte.fr/community-manager-paris.html

Chapter 2: She glanced up at the ancient buildings with disfavor. They seemed so disorganized, like a child’s toy blocks stacked haphazardly one upon the other. Small, crooked windows spoke of a time before glass, when waxed leather was all that kept the elements out. The spalling stone of the buildings themselves felt too old, too watchful. Even the modern gaslit street lamps didn’t help, casting shadows that flittered with the dance of the flame.

Chapter 2: She glanced up at the ancient buildings with disfavor. They seemed so disorganized, like a child’s toy blocks stacked haphazardly one upon the other. Small, crooked windows spoke of a time before glass, when waxed leather was all that kept the elements out. The spalling stone of the buildings themselves felt too old, too watchful. Even the modern gaslit street lamps didn’t help, casting shadows that flittered with the dance of the flame.

Vieux Montmartre, rue du Mont-Cenis. Have old family photos and albums? Scan them with iPhone or iPad + Pic Scanner app. Click to try it free.                                                                                                                                                      More

Vieux Montmartre, rue du Mont-Cenis. Have old family photos and albums? Scan them with iPhone or iPad + Pic Scanner app. Click to try it free. More

Pinterest • The world’s catalogue of ideas
Search