the yucatan is elsewhere

Désiré Charnay's photographic expeditions


Curator: Christine Barthe

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


96 pages • 20 x 26 cm • €15.30  
Co-published by Musée du quai Branly and Actes Sud
Diffusion Actes Sud