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    Fresco "Wall weavers"

    • Lyon 04, France
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      Fresco "Wall weavers" is one of the main attractions of the town. It details all the complex historical transformation that befell quarter Croix-Rousse. Fresco "Takacs Wall" is located on the corner of Boulevard des Canuts and streets Rochereau, in the famous working-class district of Lyon. Word "Canut" commonly called silk manufacturers.

      This is one of Europe's largest mural painting, an area of ​​about 1200 square meters. The mural was created in 1987 by a group of artists who were world leaders in the field of mural painting. It was created not only as a decoration obscure walls of the building, but also to help the people of the area feel a connection with history. At the site of a blank wall paintings depict various stories about silk production in the area Croix-Rousse, from looms and finishing details production.

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