Auguste Mariette (seated, far left) and Emperor Pedro II of Brazil (seated, far right) with others during the monarch's visit to the Giza Necropolis at the end of 1871.
les différentes époques en angleterre
Paris Photo 2016, nos coups de cœur
Paris Photo 2016, nos coups de cœur : Francis Frith, The Great Pyramid and the Great Sphinx, 1858 (Hans P. Kraus JR.)
Le temple de Dakkeh, Nubie, 1857, tiré avant 1862 | Photographe : Francis Frith
Le Sphynx et les pyramides de Cheffren et Mycérinus
John B. Greene Le Sphinx de Gizeh (Le Nil, pl. 1) 1854 Papier salé daprès…
The impalement device: A sharp pole with a strong wooden base can serve as the most torturous device . First the victim is stripped naked and then oil is poured into his anus or into the vagina . Then he is made to sit on the pole from the top. As time goes by, the victim slowly starts sliding down due to gravity and his own struggling movement.
L'Egypte antique: La pesée des âmes.
A photo of the Tollund Man, a body found in a Danish bog.Tollund Man, who was hanged with a leather cord and cast into a Danish bog, is housed at Denmark's Silkeborg Museum. PHOTOGRAPH BY ROBERT CLARK, NATIONAL GEOGRAPHIC Cast into northern European wetlands, bog bodies have long appeared as opaque to archaeologists as their dark and watery graves. But new clues are coming in the centuries-old mystery of their origins. Over 500 Iron Age bog bodies and skeletons dating to between 800 B.C…