A dire situation for Père Lachaise

Pere Lachaise postcard

The cemetery, one of the most visited sites in Paris, has only 12 guards. Not enough to combat looting by funerary art enthusiasts.

“Jim Morrison’s grave was better in the 80s”

Laurent Lolmède

Pen and ink drawing by Laurent Lolmède http://www.lolmede.mobi/blognotes Born in 1965 in Figeac, France, Laurent Lolmède is an illustrator, cartoonist, and comic book author. Since 1995, he has been working as a cartoonist for the daily press and publishing houses. He has several published editions of his work, including, but not limited to, the collection … Continue reading “Jim Morrison’s grave was better in the 80s”

What once was is now no more

© 2011 Xavier Marchand

Illustration of Jim Morrison's grave in Père Lachaise cemetery