Paris in Colour - 1914 - love the colours and signs, reminds me of Tolouse Lautrec and old posters
I always love a good series of vintage colour photographs to swoon over and this series doesn’t disappoint. The shots of 1914 Paris show everything from Moulin Rouge to one legged men and horses – all in beautiful, rich colour.
rcruzniemiec: “ Paris 1914 Beautiful color images of Paris, from a century ago, serve as a record of how much some things have changed while others have remained the same.
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Autochrome photographs of Paris at the turn of the century: The entry of passage du Caire, number 33 Rue d’Alexandrie.
Today, 12 July, radical journalist Camille Desmoulins gave a speech calling citizens to take up arms. 2 days later, the storming of the Bastille took place. Pic: Bastille tower foundations discovered in 1899 when the metro was being dug out: