Beautiful Chalk Drawing on a Parisian Sidewalk

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This is François Pelletier, bringing beauty to an ordinary sidewalk in Paris. Now to the question puzzling art bloggers: what image is Pelletier reproducing?

Link (warning auto-sound) -via Colossal

UPDATE 2/19/13: An earlier version of this post misattributed the image to José Horacio Rosales-Cueva, a different artist.