Allard Pierson Museum

THE WORLD IN COLOUR: COLOUR PHOTOGRAPHY BEFORE 1918
The historical, colourful and often poignant pictures of Albert Kahn’s (FR) project Les Archives de la Planète. Striving for world peace, Kahn hired photographers to capture the world in colour at the start of the 20th century – a stark contrast to the horrors of the World War that soon broke out.

Hours
Fri: 10.00–17.00
Sat & Sun: 13.00–17.00

Location: Oude Turfmarkt 129
Admission: Free with Unseen wristband

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Image: High official in colourful garb, Bukhara, Turkestan (presently Uzbekistan), 1911 © Sergey Prokudin-Gorsky / Allard Pierson-Museum