The yellow color of the M is an echo of the color of Métro tickets from that era.

A Métro sign from the 1970s, containing an M in plastic, surrounded by stainless steel rims, on boulevard Henry IV.

Go to the index page of pictures of place de la Bastille.

Take a look at the pictures I’ve taken on trips to Italy

See the pictures I’ve taken in the United States

Take a look at the photographs I’ve taken in Canada