Construction de la Tour Eiffel, photographie stéréoscopique de Léon et Levy, juillet 1888

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Building of the Eiffel Tower  La Tour Eiffel, nickname La dame de fer, the iron lady) is a wrought iron[10] lattice tower located on the Champ de Mars in Paris. Built in 1889 as the entrance arch to the World's Fair, it has become both a global cultural icon of France and one of the most recognizable structures in the world. The tower is the tallest (324 metres) building in Paris. It is named after the engineer Gustave Eiffel, whose company designed and built the tower.

Building of the Eiffel Tower La Tour Eiffel, nickname La dame de fer, the iron lady) is a wrought iron[10] lattice tower located on the Champ de Mars in Paris. Built in 1889 as the entrance arch to the World's Fair, it has become both a global cultural icon of France and one of the most recognizable structures in the world. The tower is the tallest (324 metres) building in Paris. It is named after the engineer Gustave Eiffel, whose company designed and built the tower.

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Lisa Fonssagrives wearing dress by Lucien Lelong in death-defying pose high atop the Eiffel Tower overlooking the city of Paris. Photo by Erwin Blumenfeld, French Vogue, May 1939

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Okay the Keep Calm mutation meme has jumped the shark.NO. Okay, no no no no no. History people, know your history. Moving to Paris during the actual historical era of the original Keep Calm poster would have been a very bad idea INDEED. *mumble grumble mumble*

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Article: “History And East Asian Tradition Of Landscape Art” and Rare Sellection of Landscape Pictures | Take a Quick Break

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