Tuesday, March 4, 2014

A Glimpse of Paradise

The Museum für Völkerkunde is currently showing Blick ins Paradies—Südsee Erleben in Historischen Fotografien (A Glimpse of Paradise: Experiencing the South Seas through Historical Photographs). The exhibition, which will be on view until December 31, 2014, consists of photographs of Polynesia from colonial times selected from the museum’s archives, as well as from private collections such as those of Eduard Arning and the Godeffroy family.

Visit the exhibition's official website.

Images courtesy of the Museum für Völkerkunde, Hamburg

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