|Dates: ||1855 - 1914|
|Born: ||Germany, Berlin|
A key early figure in anthropological and ethnographical research along the Amazon in Brazil. He took photographs to support his research in 1884-1885 and 1887-1888 expeditions and many of his photographs are held by the Berlin Society for Anthropology, Ethnology and Prehistory and the Berlin-based Ibero-Amerikanisches Institut (Ibero-American Institute, IAI).
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