Gervais-Courtellemont: Voyage au Yunnan

Jules Gervais-Courtellemont: Voyage au Yunnan (1904)

  • Digitized: Internet Archive (book contributor: Robarts – University of Toronto, digitizing sponsor: MSN) [name misspelled „Courtellement“]
  • Bibliographic-reference: BS 3330
  • Entry in Wiener China-Bibliographie

Jules Claudin Gervais-Courtellemont (1863-1931) was a journalist, writer, and photographer famous for taking color autochromes during World War I. Images taken during his travels through Turkey, Palestine, Egypt, Tunisia, Spain, India, Morocco, and China were the basis for  illustrated lectures (using lantern slides).  See: Jean-Yves Tréhin, „Gervais-Courtellemont Jules Claudin,“ in: François Pouillon (éd.): Dictionnaire des orientalistes de langue française (2ème éd., Paris: IISMM/KARTHALA 2008) 442 f.; Emmanuelle Devos/ Béatrice de Pastre (ed.), Les Couleurs du voyage. L’œuvre photographique de Jules Gervais-Courtellemont (Paris: Paris musées/Phileas Fogg 2003).

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