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Street Scene, London

Artist:
Bill Brandt (British (born Germany), Hamburg 1904–1983 London)
Date:
1936
Medium:
Gelatin silver print
Dimensions:
22.8 x 19.5 cm (9 x 7 11/16 in.)
Classification:
Photographs
Credit Line:
Purchase, Jennifer and Joseph Duke Gift, 2000
Accession Number:
2000.234
Not on view
Inscription: Artist's stamp in blue ink on print, verso C: "BILL BRANDT"; inscribed in blue ink on print, verso C: "London, // July 1936 [between two lines]"; inscribed by Noya Brandt in red ink on print, verso BR: "Camera in London No 57."
Artist's Estate; [Edwynn Houk Gallery]; private collector; [Sotheby's, New York, April 6, 2000 sale (lot 241)].

The Metropolitan Museum of Art, Photographs. "Grand Illusions: Staged Photography from the Collection," August 10, 2015–November 15, 2015.

Brandt, Bill, and James Bone. A Night in London. New York: Charles Scribners' Sons, 1938. no. 37.

Brandt, Bill. A Camera in London. New York: Focal Press, 1948. p. 57.

Brandt, Bill. London in the Thirties. London: Gordon Fraser, 1983. p. 61.

Mellor, David. Bill Brandt: Behind the Camera, Photographs 1928–1983. New York: Philadelphia Museum of Art, 1985. p. 27.

Jay, Bill, and Nigel Warburton. Brandt: The Photography of Bill Brandt. London: Thames and Hudson, 1999. p. 69.

Hermanson Meister, Sarah. Bill Brandt: Shadow & Light. New York: Museum of Modern Art, New York, 2013. p. 56.



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