Autochromes by Stéphane Passet

Stéphane Passet (1875-1942) was a French photographer who worked for the project "Archives of the Planet", funded by Albert Kahn from 1912 to 1919 and from 1929 to 1930.
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Le Moulin Rouge, Boulevard de Clichy, Paris, 24 June 1914, Stéphane Passet, public domain via Wikimedia Commons.

Le Moulin Rouge, Boulevard de Clichy, Paris We've been to one of the famous Ferrie Shows - some of our best money spent!

Wooden houses in Beyoğlu Istanbul, Turkey, September 1912, Stéphane Passet, public domain via Wikimedia Commons.

Wooden houses in Beyoğlu Istanbul, Turkey, September Stéphane Passet, public domain via Wikimedia Commons.

Group of Armenian women and children, Istanbul, Turkey, September 1912, Stéphane Passet, public domain via Wikimedia Commons.

Group of Armenian women and children, Istanbul, Turkey, September Stéphane Passet, public domain via Wikimedia Commons.

Senegales sniper in Fez, Morocco, 1913, Stéphane Passet, public domain via Wikimedia Commons.

albert kahn - Morocco: During a 1913 mission through North Africa, Passet photographed a young man near Fez. The “TS” on his coat collar stands for Tirailleurs Sénégalais, a French Army infantry corps recruited from colonial Senegal.

Turkish refugees from Edirne, 1913, Stéphane Passet, public domain via Wikimedia Commons.

Greece from: The Dawn of the Color Photograph: Albert Kahn’s Archives of the Planet

Buddhist lama in Mongolia near Ulaanbaatar, 17 July 1913, Stéphane Passet, public domain via Wikimedia Commons.

Buddhist lama, Mongolia, 1913 Musee Albert-Kahn Albert Kahn was a wealthy, turn of the century French philanthropist with an ambitious proje

The Mongolian minister of finance in the marketplace, Urga, Mongolia, 22 July 1913, Stéphane Passet, public domain via Wikimedia Commons.

The Mongolian minister of finance in the marketplace, Urga, Mongolia, 22 July Stéphane Passet, public domain via Wikimedia Commons.

Hunter, near Urga, Mongolia, 20 July 1913, Stéphane Passet, public domain via Wikimedia Commons.

Hunter, near Urga, Mongolia, 20 July Stéphane Passet, public domain via…

The gate of the Yellow Palace in Khuree, 1913, Stéphane Passet, public domain via Wikimedia Commons.

The gate of the Yellow Palace in Khuree (Ulaanbaatar - Mongolia), Stéphane Passet, public domain via Wikimedia Commons.

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