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Henri Cartier-Bresson

by Suzanne G. on August 4th, 2004

1908 - 2004


(H. Cartier-Bresson, undated photograph)

"Photographier c'est mettre sur la même ligne de mire la tête, l'oeil et le coeur."

- Henri Cartier-Bresson

Requiescat in pace, Monsieur le Photographe... and give my regards to your friends...


H. Cartier-Bresson: "Alberto Giacometti", 1961


H. Cartier-Bresson: "Balthus", 1990


H. Cartier-Bresson: "Henri Matisse", 1944


H. Cartier-Bresson: "Francis Bacon", 1952


H. Cartier-Bresson: "Albert Camus", 1947


H. Cartier-Bresson: "Simone de Beauvoir", 1947


H. Cartier-Bresson: "Jean-Paul Sartre", 1946

Cartier-Bresson, Artist Who Used Lens, Dies at 95, 4th August 2004 © The New York Times

Father of photo-journalism, Cartier-Bresson, dies at 96, 4th August 2004 © Guardian Newspapers Limited

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