Tag Archives: France

Victor Hugo – His Revenge Was Fraternity!

Day 295 of Colourisation Project – February 26 Challenge: to publish daily a colourised photo that has some significance around the day of publication. One of the pillars of French Literature, Victor Marie Hugo, was born this day, 26 February 1802. … Continue reading

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Alexandre Dumas (père)

Day 212 of Colourisation Project – December 5 Challenge: to publish daily a colourised photo that has some significance around the day of publication. Alexandre Dumas is one of France’s most celebrated and widely read authors, best known for his … Continue reading

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Mata Hari – Sex, Power and War

Day 161 of Colourisation Project – October 15 Challenge: to publish daily a colourised photo that has some significance around the day of publication. Ninety-seven years ago, this day, 15 October 1917, Margaretha Geertruida Zelle, a Dutch exotic dancer and courtesan, was … Continue reading

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