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19th century

The Oldest Photograph of the Acropolis

French photographer and draughtsman Joseph-Philibert Girault de Prangey took the first-ever photograph of the Acropolis of Athens in 1842.

Architectural Masterpieces of Athens that Postwar Development Ruined Forever

Many claim that the modern ''Golden Age'' of Athens lasted from the second half of the nineteenth century all the way up to WWII. If we are being honest with ourselves, we must admit that there is plenty of historical evidence...