Uncategorized

Clemens Habicht’s Faces of France – Fille Carte Postale

by Jenny Butler
Thursday 14th June 2012

This week Clemens Habicht is bringing us a ‘Face of France’ each day – a character created from an old anonymous photo. If you are lucky enough to be heading over to Paris, maybe you could make the time to visit Paris’ best kept secret and seller of old photos – Marche des Enfants Rouge. I would! – Jenny x

Fille Carte Postale ‘Faces of France’ Illustration by Clemens Habicht

This one is a little clown. Near where I first lived when I had my first very flat of my own in Paris, there is a permanent circus called the Cirque d’hiver which is a building that resembles a little circus tent and has non-stop circuses. I’m not necessarily saying it’s a good thing but what other city would have that? Due to it’s permanence there is a little cafe a few doors down that a retired clown opened – when my Mum came to visit it was her favourite haunt, hanging out with clowns. The retired clown serves the bar and his nose is big and round.

Clemens


by Jenny Butler
Thursday 14th June 2012

Show Comments

Sign up for the TDF Daily Newsletter

You might also like

by Lucy Feagins
Wednesday 13th July 2016
14
Kate Berry
Tuesday 31st May 2016
5
Kate Berry
Tuesday 24th May 2016
3
by Lisa Marie Corso
Tuesday 24th May 2016
3
by Lisa Marie Corso
Thursday 2nd June 2016
3
Lisa Marie Corso
Tuesday 14th June 2016
6
Lisa Marie Corso
Tuesday 28th June 2016
3
Lisa Marie Corso
Tuesday 7th June 2016
3
Lisa Marie Corso
Tuesday 21st June 2016
4
Angus O'Callaghan
Friday 27th May 2016
24
by Lucy Feagins
Wednesday 25th May 2016
10
by Lisa Marie Corso
Thursday 26th May 2016
3