Hôtel de Tavannes

It was in this mansion that the Dominican Lacordaire and the Count of Montalembert used to frequent the literary salon hosted by Madame Swetchine. The artist Gustave Doré died in the house in 1883. The fine round-arched doorway is particularly impressive.

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Adresse : 

5 rue St-Dominique

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