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Paris 1900<br />The Belle Epoque!
257-12 © Léon & Levy / Roger-Viollet

From July 1st to August 28th

Paris 1900
The Belle Epoque!

The Galerie Roger-Viollet is exhibiting 60 exceptional photographs from its own various collections, such as the Léon & Lévy and Neurdein studios, Albert Harlingue, Maurice-Louis Branger, Jacques Boyer, Henri and Ernest Roger, who all documented this prosperous period of Parisian life.

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The Roger-Viollet Gallery welcomes you from Tuesday to Saturday from 11:00 am to 7:00 pm.

6 rue de Seine 75006 Paris + 33 1 55 42 89 09 - galerie@roger-viollet.fr

Spotlight

  • The making of champagne

    The making of champagne

  • Ousmane Sow exhibition at the Mont-Dauphin fort

    Ousmane Sow exhibition at the Mont-Dauphin fort

  • Tour de France

    Tour de France

  • The fairs

    The fairs

  • Polars expeditions

    Polars expeditions

  • Belleville by François-Xavier Bouchart & Léon Claude Vénézia

    Belleville by François-Xavier Bouchart & Léon Claude Vénézia

  • From the Alps to the Pyrenees in panoramic view around 1900

    From the Alps to the Pyrenees in panoramic view around 1900

  • The Algerian Sahara in panoramic around 1900

    The Algerian Sahara in panoramic around 1900

  • The French coastline in panoramic around 1900

    The French coastline in panoramic around 1900

  • Water a finite resource

    Water a finite resource

  • HAPPY EASTER !

    HAPPY EASTER !

  • The baguette is a candidate for UNESCO's intangible heritage

    The baguette is a candidate for UNESCO's intangible heritage

Exhibitions

Exhibition rentals

For your cultural events, we propose a choice of turnkey exhibitions, or to explore together our exceptional photographic archives for the production of made-to-measure projects.

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Our Photographers

  • Georges Azenstarck

    Georges Azenstarck

    Born in 1934, the committed photo-reporter Georges Azenstarck worked for the French newspaper « L'Humanité » from 1956 to 1968, and for the trade union press. He photographed picket lines, cities, sh [...]

  • Boris Lipnitzki

    Boris Lipnitzki

    Boris Lipnitzki, born in Russia in 1887, came to live in Paris in 1921. There he met Paul Poiret who introduced him to this clientele, set up his first studio and began a career as an up and coming [...]

  • Agence LAPI

    Agence LAPI

    In the thirties, one of the first workers' cooperatives of photographers was created: the "Photographes Associés" (Associated Photographers). In 1938 it was taken over by Robert Delhay and its name [...]

  • Colette Masson

    Colette Masson

    Colette Masson began her career in 1966 when she met the lyric singer Régine Crespin. For forty years, she photographed the shows and the artists which marked the history of dance and lyric art in [...]

  • Bernard Lipnitzki

    Bernard Lipnitzki

    Bernard Lipnitzki was born in Paris in 1930. A cinema fan, he took the examination to French cinema school IDHEC in 1949. As he failed it, he followed his father to Venezuela where the latter opened [...]

  • Henri Roger

    Henri Roger

    Henri Roger was born in 1869. He took his first photograph at the age of eleven. When he was twenty, and a young engineer, he became one of the precursors of photographic special effects. His first [...]

  • Janine Niepce

    Janine Niepce

    Janine Niepce was born on February 12, 1921 in Meudon in a wine-growing family in Burgundy. In 1944, she passed an Art History and Archeology degree at the Sorbonne university. Meanwhile, she [...]

  • Françoise Demulder

    Françoise Demulder

    Françoise Demulder, born in Paris in 1947, was one of the most famous women photojournalists at the end of the 20th century, working for major French & International press agencies. She began by [...]

Categories

Explore our collections

  • Science and technology

    Science and technology

  • Libération de Paris

    Libération de Paris

  • Beaux Arts

    Beaux Arts

  • Universal & Colonial Exhibitions

    Universal & Colonial Exhibitions

  • Life under occupation

    Life under occupation

  • WWII

    WWII

  • Architecture

    Architecture

  • History of France

    History of France

  • Insolite

    Insolite

  • Artist portraits

    Artist portraits

  • Transportation

    Transportation

  • Rural life and villages in France

    Rural life and villages in France

  • Dance & Opera

    Dance & Opera

  • Cinema

    Cinema

  • Marville & Atget

    Marville & Atget

  • Music

    Music

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