Massacre des dominicains d'Arcueil, route d'Italie no. 38, le 25 mai 1871, à 4 heures et demie

Albumen silver print from glass negative | 14.2 x 18.1in | 1870-71

Ernest Eugène Appert

Following France’s defeat in the Franco-Prussian War and the fall of Napoleon III, thousands of Parisians revolted against the new royalist-leaning government and declared Paris an independent commune. Weeks of fighting ensued, during which Versaille...
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