Magnum Photos archives at Magnum Paris office

The Magnum Photos library is a living archive updated daily with new work from across the globe. The library houses all the work produced by Magnum photographers and some special collections by non-members. There are approximately one million photographs in both print and transparency in the physical library, with over 500,000 images available online.

Magnum offices also house correspondence, tearsheets, contacts, slides and negatives.

Henri Cartier-Bresson and Martine Franck archives at the Fondation Henri Cartier-Bresson

The Henri Cartier-Bresson Foundation hosts Henri Cartier-Bresson and Martine Franck’s archives. The collection is made-up of vintage prints, contact sheets, drawings, publications, correspondences, rare books, albums, films, videos, posters, invitations, etc.. It is located on the Foundation’s lower-level, in a space specially conceived in accordance with museographical conservation standards.

An extensive inventory work on Henri Carter-Bresson and Martine Franck’s archives is still in progress.

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