Charles Meryon

France, b.1821, d.1868

Le Pavillon de Mademoiselle et une partie du Louvre

The bridge depicted is the Pont Rouge, a timber bridge that existed between 1632 and 1684. The Seine is now crossed at this point by the Pont Royal.

The 'Pavillon de Mademoiselle' is now known as the 'Pavillon de Flore'.