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Henri Cartier-Bresson

[French Photographer, 1908-2004]

• Subject matter:  Specializes in Photojournalism.
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Commercial Galleries:  Galleries: We invite you to register and list your site (no charge for this service)
Original works by Henri Cartier-Bresson available for purchase at art galleries worldwide
 
 
Museums and Public Art Galleries Worldwide:
Notable SiteArt Institute of Chicago

Notable SiteHenri Cartier-Bresson at the Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York City

Notable SiteMetropolitan Museum of Art Timetable of Art History

Notable SiteMuseum of Fine Arts, Houston, Texas
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Notable SiteMuseum of Modern Art, New York City
Many works online

Notable SiteNational Gallery of Canada, Ottawa

Notable SiteSan Francisco Museum of Modern Art

Ackland Art Museum at the University of North Carolina
Banks of the Seine

Addison Gallery of American Art, Andover, Massachusetts

Bibliotheque Nationale de France (in French)  
Online exhibition: "Henri Cartier-Bresson: De qui s'agit-il?"

Cleveland Museum of Art, Ohio

Folkwang Museum, Essen, Germany (in German)  

Fred Jones Jr. Museum of Art at the University of Oklahoma
China, ca.1960

Harvard University Art Museums, Massachusetts

Henri Cartier-Bresson in the Los Angeles County Museum of Art Database

Mississippi Museum of Art, Jackson
William Faulkner

Museum of Contemporary Photography at Columbia College, Chicago
Note the link at the bottom of the page to all works in their collection by Henri Cartier-Bresson

Henri Cartier-Bresson at the National Portrait Gallery, Washington D.C.
Tete a Tete: Portraits by Henri Cartier-Bresson

New Mexico Museum of Art, Santa Fe

Palazzo Ducale, Genoa, Italy (in Italian)  
Information about a 2009-2010 exhibition: Henri Cartier-Bresson. Russia

Princeton University Art Museum, New Jersey

Smart Museum of Art at the University of Chicago

Tel Aviv Museum of Art, Israel
HyŤres, France, 1932

Winnipeg Art Gallery, Manitoba

 
Art Market:
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Christie's Past Sale Archive   NEW!
(database goes as far back as 1991; images go about as far back as 1999)

Sotheby's Sold Lot Archive   NEW!
(database goes as far back as 1998; images where permitted by copyright go about as far back as 2001)

 
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Miscellaneous Sites:
Notable SiteFondation Henri Cartier-Bresson

AnalisisFotografia (in Spanish)  

Chim: A Web Biography of David Seymour

Magnum Photos

Photo Seminars Online

 
Articles and Reference Sites:
Notable SiteAnswers.com reference works  
The "Art Encyclopedia" entry is from the Concise Grove Dictionary of Art (2002). The "Photography Encyclopedia" entry is from the The Oxford Companion to the Photograph (2005).

Notable SiteEncyclopedia Britannica complete article on Henri Cartier-Bresson  
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Notable SiteUnion List of Artist Names (Getty Museum)  
Reference sheet with basic information about the artist and pointers to other references.

Notable SiteWikipedia, the "Open Content" Encyclopedia

Art + Auction Magazine
Artist Dossier -- Henri Cartier-Bresson

eHow
"How to Recognize Art by Henri Cartier-Bresson" - brief, but has a few useful insights

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The Guardian Newspaper, UK
"Memories are made of these", 1998 article by Adrian Searle

The New York Observer
"Why Cartier-Bresson, The Peintre Manqué, Became Photographer", article by Hilton Kramer

The New Yorker
"Henri Cartier-Bresson at MOMA", 2010 review by Peter Schjeldahl

 
Multimedia:
The Charlie Rose Interview Show (PBS)
Richard Avedon discusses Henri Cartier-Bresson

The Charlie Rose Interview Show (PBS)
A 2000 conversation with Henri Cartier-Bresson


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Henri Cartier-Bresson: Mexican Notebooks 1934-1964


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Henri Cartier-Bresson and the Artless Art


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Henri Cartier-Bresson: A Propos de Paris


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Europeans


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Tete a Tete


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Henri Cartier-Bresson: City and Landscapes


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Gold Distribution, Shanghai, China, 1949
Gold Distribution, Shanghai, China, 1949

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Henri Cartier-Bresson: Punjab, India, 1948
Punjab, India, 1948

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View from the Towers of Notre Dame
View from the Towers of Notre Dame

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Sidewalk Cafe, Boulevard Diderot
Sidewalk Cafe, Boulevard Diderot

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