Location Seen: Palais Garnier, Paris, Île-de-France, France
Artist: Jean-Baptiste Claude Eugene Guillaume
4 July 1822, Montbard – 1 March 1905, Rome
Title: Instrumental Music allegory
Original Location: on the main façade" of the Garnier Opera House in Paris.
About: The Palais Garnier, also known as Opéra Garnier, is a 1,979-seat opera house at the Place de l'Opéra in the 9th arrondissement of Paris, France. It was built for the Paris Opera from 1861 to 1875 at the behest of Emperor Napoleon III. It is lavish with sculptures and paintings of the period.
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