Fishing party enjoying 'L'Heure d'Absinthe', 1893.

Fishing party enjoying 'L'Heure d'Absinthe', 1893.
2 9 c m
actual image size: 32cm x 21cm


Postcards or photos showing "real-life" scenes of absinthe drinking are extremely rare. This postcard, showing a group of country folk relaxing over their absinthes at the end of hard day's fishing, is the only known contemporary photo of an absinthe fountain in use.

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© David Nathan-Maister / Science & Society Picture Library

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