Communities
Scenes of life

Métiers, vases, meubles et instruments extraits de  "La Description de l'Egypte"; autres objets provenant du fonds Emile Prisse d'Avennes...

Costumes

“Grace avenges itself on our science”: thus did Delacroix, in his Moroccan notes of 1832, deplore the mediocre appearance of Europeans, compared to that of the populations he was discovering, draped in their ample, ancient garments.

People and traditions

Recherches anthropologiques, photographies, dessins et aquarelles...