Introduction
Charles Marville, the pseudonym of Charles François Bossu (Paris 17 July 1813 – 1 June 1879 Paris), was a French photographer, who mainly photographed architecture, landscapes and the urban environment. He used both paper and glass negatives. He is most well known for taking pictures of ancient Parisian quarters before they were destroyed and rebuilt under "Haussmannization", Baron Haussmann's new plan for modernization of Paris. In 1862, he was named official photographer of Paris.
Wikidata
Q329387
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Introduction
Named official photographer of Paris in 1862.
Nationalities
French, Parisian
Gender
Male
Roles
Artist, Lithographer, Illustrator, Painter, Photographer
Name
Charles Marville
Ulan
500022569
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