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Paris Metro 119 - Spectators

Vintage gelatin-silver print of Paris Metro construction ca. 1905. On decorative mount 10 x 13.5 inches (27x34 cm) titled "Construction du Chemin de Fer Métropolitain Municipal de Paris / Boucle de la porte de Clignancourt / Chantier dans le fossé des fortifications / Vue prise de la porte de Clignancourt vers l'extérieur à l'Ouest / 14 Septembre 1906". Print size 6.75 x 9 inches (17x23 cm).   (Ref# gb99.119)

The wall surrounding the construction is covered with posters for shows at the Folies Bergere, Maroc Paris, and Parisiana.

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