Paris in Colour (1914)

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  • · Posted 64 months Ago
  •  BY Jack Lowe

Everyone has a romantic vision of Paris at the turn of the 20th century, but now, thanks to a series of colour photographs taken back in 1914, we can have a realistic look at what life was like. Uncovered by Retronaut, the photographs document the end of the Belle Époque period and feature the original Moulin Rouge (made famous worldwide by the Baz Luhrmann film of the same name) as well as images of regular day-to-day life.

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