• Some of Henri Cartier-Bresson's Most Famous Photos Are Up for Auction

    1 month ago - By Peta Pixel

    A large collection of Henri Cartier-Bresson's photographs will be offered at auction starting on December 9 and includes quite a few images that have never appeared at auction before.
    Henri Cartier-Bresson lived from 1908 to 2004 and is considered a master of photography, specifically what would become defined as street photography, a genre he is often credited with creating.
    “Cartier-Bresson's passion for photography was cemented in 1932 when he acquired a 35mm Leica, the handheld camera that revolutionized twentieth-century photography and freed him to photograph spontaneously anytime...
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