Guy Sargent | Limited Edition Photographs

Le Courrier de Lyon, Vienne, France



A photograph of a shop front in Vienne, southern France, a town just twenty miles south of Lyon. A beautiful powdery, vibrant blue dominates the facade of this quiet, elegant shop window, reminiscent of the 1970s'.

Le Courrier de Lyon was a newspaper publication between 1832-1901.

"Courrier de Lyon" is also a very famous French criminal case from the time of the French Revolution. A mail coach was robbed at night in April 1796, seven million livres were stolen and two men were brutally murdered. Three of the perpetrators were later tried and executed.

Archival Inkjet Print (Giclée) made on Matte Photo Rag paper.

Available in two sizes;

• 70cm x 94cm - 27 1/2" x 37" (Includes border) Edition of 15.

• 102cm x 138cm - 40" x 54 1/2" (Includes border) Edition of 10.

Print only, no frame included.

*The total number of prints included in a Limited Edition includes all sizes listed as available. For example, there may be 25 in one size and 10 in another, this means there are 35 prints in the edition.