German shows collection of Vietnamese people portraits

April 30, 2006

   04/28/2006 — 11:28(GMT+7)         

Ha Noi (VNA) – German Professor Nobert Moons has provided 40 selected black-and-white portrait photos featuring unique beauty of Vietnamese people during the 1885-1915 period, from his own collection, for an exhibition that opened at Goeth Institute in Ha Noi April 27.

The exhibition, entitled "Vietnamese portrait – an outside glance", offers visitors an opportunity to deepen their understanding of  Vietnamese history, culture and people in particular.

The professor said he also plans to showcase his collection in Germany.

After ten years of collection, Moons has collected more than 400 photos depicting Vietnamese people, including those taken by French photographers from early 20th century.-Enditem  


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