Photographer's Note

Père Lachaise Cemetery (French: Cimetière du Père-Lachaise; formerly, cimetière de l'Est, "East Cemetery") is the largest cemetery within the city of Paris covering 44 hectares or 110 acres. It now numbers over one million interments. It is also the site of three World War I memorials.

The cemetery is located in the 20th arrondissement and is notable for being the first garden cemetery in the world, as well as the first municipal cemetery.

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