Statue of Liberty

This statue in the Garden of Luxembourg in Paris, designed by French sculptor Auguste Bartholdi, was served as model to make the Statue of Liberty in New York.

April 2019.

 

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Montmartre cemetery

Montmartre cemetery is the third largest necropolis in Paris, after Père Lachaise Cemetery and Montparnasse Cemetery.

I can learn history from visiting cemetery, at the same time have a good walk.

Montmartre cemetery has quite some up and down, some tombs are even under a 1888 metallic bridge. This photo below is from Un Jour de Plus à Paris.

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montmartre cemetery and the metallic bridge (photo from unjourdeplusaparis.com)
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montmartre cemetery
tome of Sacha Guitry
Sacha Guitry 1885-1957, born Saint Petersburg, died Paris, Actor, Writer, Film director
Alexandre Dumas fils
Alexandre Dumas fils, 1824-1895, Writer
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Jeanne Moreau, Actress

This is the most visited grave in Montmartre cemetery, the Egyptian-born singer/actress Dalida.

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Dalida 1933-1987

June 2018.