The artist of the "Croisière Noire"
Do you know Alexandre Iacovleff ?
Originally from Russia, he moved to Paris in 1920 at the age of 37 and became the official painter in 1924 of the Black Cruise. He produced more than 300 drawings during his journey.
The Kouli-kouta danse by A. Iacovleff
This artist is capable of giving life to fleeting moments, capturing movement, transmitting an atmosphere, capturing an expression.
Sara the elephant tracker by A. Iacovleff
The works produced by A. Iacovleff during the journey express more than the photographs and films made.
In Bambari, the members of the expedition attend the Goudou-Goudou ceremony. A. Iacovleff