“I Have Seen Paris”

A View of Paris from the Pont Neuf; Jean-Baptiste Raguenet, French, 1715 - 1793; 1763; Oil on canvas; Unframed: 44.5 x 81.9 cm (17 1/2 x 32 1/4 in.), Framed: 62.2 x 98.7 x 6 cm (24 1/2 x 38 7/8 x 2 3/8 in.); 71.PA.26

A View of Paris from the Pont Neuf; Jean-Baptiste Raguenet, French, 1715 – 1793; 1763.

“I have seen Paris: but shall I affirm I can form such an idea of that city, as will perfectly represent all its streets and houses in their real and just proportions?”

(David Hume, A Treatise of Human Nature, Book I, Ch. I)

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