"FOTOGRAFÍA CENTRAL" de E.Courret Fundada en 1865, Lima ( photographic study)

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"PHOTO CENTRAL" was the most important photographic study of the nineteenth century the city of Lima, was installed on the Jiron de La Union, Merchants Street, a beautiful building in style "Art-Novou". Its founder was Courret Eugenio, who arrived in Lima in 1863. His work is recognized by the vast amount of photographs taken by him and his successor for decades. "FOTOGRAFÍA CENTRAL" fue el estudio fotográfico más importante del siglo XIX de la ciudad de Lima, estuvo instalado en el jirón de La Unión, calle Mercaderes, en este bello edificio estilo Art-Novou. Su fundador fue Eugenio Courret, quien llegó a Lima en 1863. Su obra es reconocida por la inmensa cantidad de fotografías tomadas por él y su sucesor durante decadas.

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Comments (457)

Székely Levente on December 4, 2013

Hi Don Z. You have an interesting and rich gallery. Like this picture and I wish you good lights. Levente

Don Z on January 11, 2014

Thank you so much friends

Alexandr Dzehtsiaron… on January 17, 2014

Well-preserved history of photography! L + F!

Klein-Bonsels_je sui… on February 2, 2014

an enormous frame!!! :-), l, f, marc.

RNLatvian on February 15, 2014

Really beautiful! Like! Greetings!

Nelson Castrillon Ri… on February 18, 2014

Muy interesante decoracion. LIKE

NO VIEWS NAJI on February 22, 2014

Bonito edificio. Me gusta. LIKE

Leila Rs on February 28, 2014

Un edificio especial sin duda! Saludos, Leila :)L

Iza Raducka on March 17, 2014

good idea !L sharrrp phot :)

Don Z on April 7, 2014

Thank you all

Jorge Carvajal on April 12, 2014

Llamativa y bonita fachada. Like . Un saludo. Jorge.

Blue Bayou on April 15, 2014

Hi Don Z, fine "Kultstätte" for Phtographie-Fans : LIKE ! Kind regards Blue Bayou

Vladimir Shekhtman on April 19, 2014

Very elegant building with direct attitude to photo and panoramio :) LIKE

Best regards from Siberia!

Grzegorz Dzięciołows… on April 27, 2014

Piękne zdjęcie. Podoba mi się. Pozdrawiam . L.

majasa on May 13, 2014

A stunning photo of this amazing place!

LIKE 235 Greetings, majasa

Darja Brus on June 26, 2014

It is very interesting and very beautiful! LIKE! Greetings, Darja.

UnagiUnagi on November 12, 2015

Very interesting wall. I guess that this photographer is generous.

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Photo taken in Centro Histórico, Distrito de Lima 15001, Peru

Photo details

  • Uploaded on May 23, 2012
  • © All Rights Reserved
    by Don Z
    • Camera: SONY DSC-S2000
    • Taken on 2012/05/21 16:35:02
    • Exposure: 0.013s (1/80)
    • Focal Length: 6.20mm
    • F/Stop: f/3.100
    • ISO Speed: ISO100
    • Exposure Bias: 0.00 EV
    • No flash