The top portion of the eastern side of l’Opéra Garnier’s main façade.

The composer Jacques Fromental Halévy celebrated under a heading of «Poésie Lyrique». Halévy is best known for his monumental opera, «La Juive», which was received with wild enthusiasm in Paris and performed 562 times before being dropped from the repertoire.

Photographs of l’Opéra Garnier.

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