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Théodule Deveria
Nationality: 
french
Gender: 
Male
Birth Date: 
1831
Birth Place: 
France
Death Date: 
1871
1831-1871. Son of famous lithographer of portraiture and genre, Achille Deveria. Trained by his father in drawing and lithography. Became interested in Egypt through a family friend and joined the Louvre's Egyptian Department on collecting trips in 1858. Did archeological illustrations of the Serapeum of Memphis and recorded trip with photographs. He was appointed Assistant Curator of Egyptian Department in the Louvre in 1860.