Photographer's Note

The "L'Arc de Triomphe" was commissioned by Emporer Napoleon in 1806 after the victory at Austerlitz. It took 2 years to set the foundation. The architects for this monument were Jean Chalgrin and Jean-Nicolas Huyot. This grand project cost 9.3 million francs and was completed in 1821.

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