Swabian-Alemannic carnival parade in Wernau/Germany, 2011
Masked participants take part at the carnival parade in Zurich, Switzerland.
'Wilder Mann 11' from Wilder Mann by Charles Fréger, 2010
stock photo : FREIBURG, GERMANY -FEBRUARY 15 : Mask parade at the historical carnival on February 15, 2010 in Freiburg, Germany
Charles Fréger / wilder Mann serie, 2010
Papierkrattler masks at the Narrensprung 2005 Carnival parade, Ravensburg, Germany
Fasnet in Biberach Photo: Iris Chere
Smultronstället: Wilder Mann, by Charles Fréger, who nurtures a revival of interest in the savages, devils, straw men and hybrid figures who people the folk traditions of Europe and testify to humanity's need for myth