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Prints, photographs, and posters
Méditerranée. Gustave Le Gray (1820-1882)
Furthermore, BnF’s collections, most of which are held by the Prints and Photographs department, were immediately expanded by way of a large number of donations and acquisitions.
These collections illustrate photography’s various different states and roles.
They include works by photographers including, for example, the following:
The collections also cover all types of media used in the distribution of artistic and documentary photography: illustrated books, postcards, etc.
Also available for consultation in the Performing Arts department is a very extensive collection of photographs of artists and shows covering the period from 1945 to the present day. Key collections include those of Roger Pic, Daniel Cande, Joël Verhoustraeten, Marée-Breyer, etc.
Le fonds Roger Pic (archives photographiques de théâtre)
Friday, February 18, 2011