Postcard from Paris: Garet-Mathon

Edmé-Adolphe Garet (1826–1898), chief engineer of Paris-Lyon railway; and E. Mathon (d. 1922). Description: Statue of la Douleur above two medallions, Edmé Garet and E. Mathon.
Sculptor: Félix Charpentier (statue); name illegible (medallions).
Street: Avenue Transversale No. 3 near the entrance to the crosspath, D96.
Postcard photo c. 1900.

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and in 2006:

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