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

Built between 1862 and 1875, the Palais Garnier is a baroque example of neoclassicism: It has an ornamented façade, monumental stairs and an Italian-style hall with paintings by Marc Chagall on the ceiling.

Photographs of l’Opéra Garnier.

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