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"Belgravia, London" from the series "Perspectives of Nudes"

Beginning in the mid-1940s, Bill Brandt made an extensive series of nudes set in eerily dark, nearly empty interiors in London's Belgravia, St. John's Wood, and Campden Hill neighborhoods. His work as an assistant to Man Ray during the 1930s, and his exposure to French Surrealism had given him a...

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Inscription

Bill Brandt stamp on verso.

Provenance

Charles Isaacs, Philadelphia, PA; purchased September 1985.

Credit Line

Sophie M. Friedman Fund

1951

Dimensions

Image: 22.9 x 19.5 cm (9 x 7 11/16 in.) Sheet: 25.6 x 20.3 cm (10 1/16 x 8 in.)

Accession Number

1985.434

Medium or Technique

Photograph, gelatin silver print

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