90 original prints from the second half of the 19th century illustrate the greatness of Indian civilization through landscapes, architecture, scenes of everyday life and characters. Presenting ninety original prints, landscapes, architecture, scenes of everyday life or characters, this exhibition illustrates the greatness of Indian civilization, and how photographers of the second half of the 19th century shaped abroad the image of a country for many still mysterious and unknown. In 1839 the birth of photography was announced in Paris. Immediately, the British press echoed in major Indian cities. A decade later, Bombay, Calcutta and Madras are the focus of...
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