Sunday, August 17, 2014


"Two carefully clothed old parties en tete a tete at Longchamps express an indestructible gentility."

"In the brawl of the Marseilles fish market, a woman handles her customer with a peasant vigour which ennobles that sharp-tongued phrase - like a fishwife."

The photographer does no more than show the hands of the clock: but he can pick the hour and the minute.
Henri Cartier-Bresson

"The Europeans" by Cartier-Bresson
Harper's Bazaar October 1955
Photography: Henri Cartier-Bresson

... eyes on the fifties at devodotcom

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