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 1842 : Adolphe Sax’s workshops, rue Neuve-Saint-Georges, Paris

1842 : Adolphe Sax’s workshops, rue Neuve-Saint-Georges, Paris

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Adolphe Sax’s workshop, rue Neuve-Saint-Georges

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View from inside Adolphe Sax’s workshop, rue Neuve-Saint-Georges

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View from inside Adolphe Sax’s workshop, rue Neuve-Saint-Georges

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The workshop in rue Neuve-Saint-Georges held up to 191 workmen in 1848 and produced some 20,000 instruments during the period from 1843 to 1860.