the yucatan is elsewhere

Désiré Charnay's photographic expeditions


Curator: Christine Barthe

An archaeologist, writer and photographer passionate about Mexico, Désiré Charnay (1828-1915) was famous for his accounts of exploration and numerous photographs. This catalogue reveals his works, taking the reader on an exceptional epic journey.


96 pages • 20 x 26 cm • 15.30 €  
Co-edited by the musée du quai Branly / Actes Sud
Diffusion Actes Sud