Square Print Sale

Works of Imagination: The Magnum Square Print Sale, in partnership with Aperture

Thomas Dworzak Horse races. Hippodrome, Nalchik, Kabardino-Balkaria, Russia. 2013. “Since I stumbled upon the Caucasus in the early 1990s, I have been drawn back relentlessly to the region. I spent most of the y (...)
Cristina Garcia Rodero Butterfly wings. USA. 2001

"On an invisible horizon, under a dark sky, a fragile butterfly dances with happiness defying a sandstorm, enjoying her freedom."

- Cristina García Rodero © Cristina Garcia Rodero | Magnum Photos
Synchronized divers David Boudia and Thomas Finchum in training for the Olympics. Fort Lauderdale, Florida. 2008. “For me, this photograph speaks to human achievement, to beauty and form. It allud (...)
Robert Capa Ernest Hemingway with his son Gregory. Sun Valley, Idaho, USA. 1941.

“I hope to stay unemployed as a war photographer till the end of my life.”

- Robert Capa © Robert Capa © International Center of Photography | Magnum Photos
Cornell Capa Marilyn Monroe, Clark Gable, Montgomery Clift and Eli Wallach on the set of "The Misfits." Nevada, USA. 1960. “One thing that Life and I agreed right from the start was that one war photographer (...)
Matt Black Rainstorm. York, Pennsylvania, USA. 2015. “Pictures are facts that can overcome the fictions we are told or that we sometimes tell ourselves. Even when they are about things just beyond sight, th (...)
Enri Canaj Little girl playing on the Aegean coast following the tragic fire at the Moria refugee centre. Lesbos, Greece. 2020. “For many years imagination was the only way for me to travel back to the count (...)
Jacob Aue Sobol Piteraq storm. Eastern Greenland. 2000. “A piteraq is a cold katabatic wind which originates on the Greenlandic icecap and sweeps down the east coast. The word ‘piteraq’ means ‘that which attacks (...)
Harry Gruyaert Washington DC, USA. 1986. “When I take pictures, I have no preconceived idea, no guiding concept, no particular project in mind. I just shoot what I see, what attracts my eye, at a specific moment (...)
Alec Soth Akeley, Minnesota. 2007. “This image was published as part of my series, The Last Days of W, to coincide with the 2008 US presidential election. For me, this photo was a way of marking a period of (...)
Werner Bischof ‘Streams’. Made for a portfolio of 24 photos. Zurich, Switzerland. 1941. “Werner Bischof took this picture, titled ‘Streams’, when he was 25 years old, in Zurich, while all around, the Second Worl (...)
Philip Jones Griffiths The Beatles in the early years. Paul McCartney and John Lennon on stage. England. 1963. "Philip was studying pharmacy in Liverpool in the 1960s when The Beatles formed. Liverpool at this time was (...)
Patrick Zachmann Village of Bagnols-sur-Cèze, Gard department, Languedoc-Roussillon region, France. 1998. “If I had a rich sense for the fantastical, maybe I wouldn’t have become a photographer in order to expres (...)
Micha Bar Am A ‘Peace Dove’ being carried to the site where the Israel-Egypt peace agreements are to be signed. Ismailia, Egypt. 1977. “While serious talks took place between Egypt and Israel in Ismailia in 19 (...)
Richard Kalvar Early morning on the Brooklyn Bridge. New York, USA. 1969. “This is fact! Not posed, not created in Photoshop; really and truly seen. Of course, it depends on what ‘this’ means. A bridge, a car, a (...)
Larry Towell Lambton County, Ontario. Canada. 1974. “This photograph was taken in 1974 on one of the first rolls of film I ever exposed. As a university art student in the city, coming from a large rural fami (...)
Jean Gaumy Industrial port area. Le Havre, Normandy, France. 1994. “In 1994 I spent weeks photographing the industrial transformation and degradation of the great marine estuary of the Seine, the earliest ge (...)
Raymond Depardon White Sands, New Mexico, USA. 1982. “It’s the month of November: the temperature is mild, the sun is welcome. I stand in front of this family at lunch, at the foot of magnificent white sand dunes (...)
Gueorgui Pinkhassov Ukrainian Ballet. Paris, France. 1992. “Dreams and reality, art and everyday life. Photography unites these planes, but also transforms our world from 3D into 2D as if knocking out one of the leg (...)
Philippe Halsman French poet, artist and filmmaker Jean Cocteau with actress Ricki Soma and dancer Leo Coleman. New York City. USA. 1949. “For one incredible night, Halsman and Cocteau came together and created m (...)
Leonard Freed The march on Washington. Washington, D.C., USA. August 28, 1963. “As if it would be this moment: The Lincoln Memorial is in the background. I am standing next to Leonard Freed in front of a group (...)
David Seymour Children play among the wreckage of the D-Day invasion. Normandy, France. 1947. “David ‘Chim’ Seymour returned to Europe on an assignment for This Week magazine in April 1947. He travelled to the (...)
Moises Saman A couple walks hand in hand through a devastated area of downtown Port-au-Prince, one of the areas hardest hit by the January 12th earthquake. Port-au-Prince, Haiti. January 18, 2010. “During the (...)
Inge Morath Photographer's props. Verbena de San Isidro. Madrid, Spain. 1955. "Inge’s image of a photographer’s props transforms the everyday into something more akin to a scene from a theatre production. Eve (...)
Jonas Bendiksen Transnistria, Moldova. 2004. “In this image, worshippers are preparing for a baptism during the Orthodox celebration of the Epiphany. Moments after I took this image of the priest, a handful of h (...)
Alex Webb From the book, The Suffering of Light. Thessaloniki, Greece. 2003. “I was born into a family of artists, and my early life was marked by a series of false starts. Confronted with the white canvas, (...)
Hiroji Kubota Ancestor Worship. Hangzhou, Zhejiang, China. 1983 “The tradition of celebrating Qingming Festival was revived in China in the 1980s. This is an old tradition of visiting temples to pray for the sp (...)
Bruce Davidson Subway platform. New York City, USA. 1980. "I took this image on the elevated M Line at the Myrtle Avenue-Wyckoff Avenue stop in Bushwick, Brooklyn, as part of my Subway series. I saw this wonder (...)
Constantine Manos Shepherds with a goat. Crete, Greece. 1964. “This picture of shepherds was made in the mountains of Crete. I travelled throughout Greece from 1962 through to 1965, making pictures on rural life i (...)
Thomas Hoepker Double exposure of Andy Warhol at The Factory at Union Square. Manhattan. New York City, USA. 1981. “I have a sneaking suspicion that Andy Warhol never really existed. That he was merely an appar (...)
Peter van Agtmael Beirut, Lebanon. 2019. “In October 2019, I witnessed the early days of a revolution in Lebanon which hoped to usher in dramatic reforms to a society imploding under a corrupt and stagnant governm (...)
Bieke Depoorter Agata. Neuilly-Plaisance, France. September 4, 2018. “With Agata, I explore the complexities of the photographic enterprise, grappling with the relationship between photographer and subject. By d (...)
Emin Özmen Refugees play near the Idomeni camps on the Greek-Macedonian border. Idomeni, Greece. 2016. “Though the Idomeni camps no longer exist today, no less than 11,000 refugees once lived there. They we (...)
Nikos Economopoulos Havana, Cuba. 2016. "The focus for me was never the descriptive power of photography, but the capacity to go beyond what an image describes. Neither fact, nor fiction. It is the unchartered territ (...)
Sohrab Hura Barwani, India. 2013.

“Morning after a warm summer night.”

– Sohrab Hura © Sohrab Hura | Magnum Photos
Susan Meiselas Fountain City, Wisconsin, USA. 1975. “When I visited Suzan Pitt, a great film animator and artist, in the tiny town of Fountain City, Wisconsin, her studio was in an old brick brewery building. We (...)
Olivia Arthur Double-exposure of a worker in Bur Dubai. Dubai, United Arab Emirates. 2014. “Can we ever really see or experience things from someone else’s point of view? It’s what I challenged myself to do wh (...)
Chris Steele-Perkins Adventure playground. Wolverhampton, England, Great Britain. 1978.

“Imagine you can fly…”

– Chris Steele Perkins © Chris Steele-Perkins | Magnum Photos
Peter Marlow Somewhere in space. 2007.

“Imagine the future, live in the present, learn from the past.”

– Estate of Peter Marlow, 2020 © Peter Marlow | Magnum Photos
Stuart Franklin Gurgler Glacier. Obergurgl, Otztal Alps, Austria. July 13, 2006. “The ice cave photograph was made for my book Footprint: Our Landscape in Flux. I wanted to show the impact of climate change where (...)
Eve Arnold Josephine Baker. Harlem, New York, USA. 1950. "Josephine Baker was the first black actress to star in a major movie. She was also a dancer, a resistance fighter in the Second World War, and a civi (...)
David Hurn A fan recognizing Paul McCartney during the filming of The Beatles’ film, 'A Hard Day’s Night', which was primarily shot on a moving train. London, England, Great Britain. 1964. "One of the unsolv (...)
Martin Parr Knowsley Safari Park, England, Great Britain. 1990. “Knowsley Safari Park is a drive-thru. You can imagine you are moving through the jungle, with great views of the wild game. I was being driven (...)