Gare de Rouen-Rive-Droite, Rouen, France, designed by Adolphe Dervaux. 1928. Photograph 2010 George P. Landow. According to the Wikipedia article on the station, which provided the architect and date, the first station in this prosperous city opened in 1847. The article describes the building as Art Nouveau, which it in part is, but it also has major elements of the more angular Art Deco style of the 1930s. [detail of clock tower.] [You may use this image without prior permission for any scholarly or educational purpose as long as you (1) credit the photographer and (2) link your document to this URL.]

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