Le Caire sur le vif. Beniamino Facchinelli, photographe (1875-1895)
Apr 21, 2017 — Jul 08, 2017
Institut national d'histoire de l'art
2, rue Vivienne
Living in Cairo during the 1870's, Beniamino Facchinello photographed about 1200 views of the city's streets and monuments. Recently rediscovered by photography and Middle East specialists, Beniamino Facchinelli's work realized between 1875 and 1895, is presented for the first time at the Institut national d'histoire de l'art from April, 21 until July, 8 and includes original prints, scientific studies and vintage postcards.
Exhibition organized by the Institut national de l'histoire de l'art, the InVisu laboratory (CNRS/INHA) and la Bibliothèque Nationale de France.
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