Book - Magnum Analog Recovery
This book presents a collection, stored in the Magnum archives in Paris in boxes and bearing the name of each of the photographers, the “postcard” prints sent out to the European Magnum agents for distribution to the press between 1947 and the end of the 1970s.
Yet this archive only contains a tiny fraction of the hundreds of thousands of prints distributed by the Paris office during those 30 years. Only in rare cases do the stored images bear captions and the typed texts and captions accompanying the images have not always been preserved.
Great icons of the 20th century are to be found alongside...