|Monument to Honore de Balzac by Auguste Rodin at the intersection of Boulevard Raspail and Boulevard de Montparnasse (6th arrondissement), Paris.
"Visiting the Poor", from the illustrated French magazine Le Magasin pittoresque (1844)
EXCERPT: “The Girl with the Golden Eyes” by Honore de Balzac
|Paris. Across the boulevard from the Monument to H. Balzac by Auguste Rodin
is the Brasserie Charivari, which is just as good a place to read Balzac as any other.