History with its flickering lamp stumbles along the trail of the past, trying to reconstruct its scenes, to revive its echoes, and kindle with pale gleams the passion of former days. ~Winston Churchill

21 January, 2012

Snow in Paris

A beautiful, snowy Paris in 1948. Photographs by Dmitri Kessel. 


Dmitri Kessel, LIFE © Time Inc.






Dmitri Kessel, LIFE © Time Inc.

The Place de la Concorde. Source




Dmitri Kessel, LIFE © Time Inc.

The Arc de Triomphe. Source




Dmitri Kessel, LIFE © Time Inc.

A statue in the Champs-Elysses. Source




Dmitri Kessel, LIFE © Time Inc.

The Place de la Concorde. Source




Dmitri Kessel, LIFE © Time Inc.

The Place de la Concorde. Source




Dmitri Kessel, LIFE © Time Inc.

The gardens at the Louvre. Source




Dmitri Kessel, LIFE © Time Inc.

Notre Dame Cathedral and the Seine. Source




Dmitri Kessel, LIFE © Time Inc.

Pont Alexander III across the Seine. Source




Dmitri Kessel, LIFE © Time Inc.

The Seine and Eiffel Tower. Source

4 comments:

Henri Loves Paris... said...
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Henri Loves Paris... said...

Your post on Paris is absolutely stunning. I have shared it on my Twitter account, @henricoleman and also on my FB page, Henri Loves Paris.

Your blog is one of the most beautiful and thoughtful that I have seen.

I look forward to following your posts!

Warm regards,
Henri Coleman

Anna said...

Thank you so much for your kind comment and for the shares! I always feel so happy to know people love these photos as much as I do!! :)

Causeara said...

it's very amazing old picture.. nice for printing on t-shirt.


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