Exhibitions/ Art Object

Blackout in London

Artist:
Bill Brandt (British (born Germany), Hamburg 1904–1983 London)
Date:
1945
Medium:
Gelatin silver print
Dimensions:
22.9 x 19.4 cm (9 x 7 5/8 in.)
Classification:
Photographs
Credit Line:
Gilman Collection, Purchase, Mrs. Walter Annenberg and The Annenberg Foundation Gift, 2005
Accession Number:
2005.100.901
Not on view
Inscription: Signed in ink, recto BR: "Bill Brandt"; inscribed in ink [artist's hand?], verso C: "Blackout in London"; photographer's stamp in black ink, verso C: "BILL BRANDT"; [below stamp] inscribed in ink, verso C: "45"
Norman Hall Collection; [Marlborough Gallery, New York]; Gilman Paper Company Collection, New York, May 17, 1976

Norman Hall was the picture editor of the London Times and Photography magazine, and a great supporter of Brandt's work.
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