The Roger-Viollet agency In 1938, when the agency was created in the heart of Saint-Germain des Prés in Paris, Hélène Roger-Viollet and her husband Jean Fisher accumulated, archived and saved numerous photographic collections, some of which were doomed to destruction. Over the years, they thus constituted a unique collection, in which some of the the oldest photos date from the beginning of photography. Beyond this heritage work, the Roger-Viollet couple never ceased to travel the world to photograph with talent the most remote places on the planet. Having no heir, they decided that upon their disappearance this treasure would be...
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