Eiffel Tower, Paris, 1960
A FINE original vintage 1960 poster for Paris looking along the river Seine to the Eiffel Tower from the Pont Rouelle bridge, with a locomotive of the French national railways in the foreground. In the distance is the basilica of Sacré-Coeur at Montmartre.
Size 60cm x 40cm
Condition Very good. If you would like to know more please get in touch.
Background Pont Rouelle, as a railway bridge, is not one of the famous Paris bridges. It crosses the river diagonally at the Île aux Cygnes. The diesel locomotive pictured, RPG2 X2738, built by De Dietrich-SACM, is standing by the stone balustrade of the northern end of the bridge.
Photography Vincent Robert
Printer Les Fils de Victor Michel, Paris