Below Tower Bridge: St Pauls from Tower Bridge seen from Bermondsey

Bill Brandt

Below Tower Bridge: St Pauls from Tower Bridge seen from Bermondsey

Vintage Gelatin Silver Print

22.9 x 19.7 cms (9.00 x 7.74 ins)

c.1937

HC 11544

Provenance

The Estate of Bill Brandt
Edwynn Houk Gallery, New York

Literature

Lilliput, March 1946 (illustrated full page p. 239) This print.
Bill Brandt, Camera in London, Focal Press, 1948 (illustrated full page p. 21, entitled "Looking down the river").

Titled in ink, on recto in margin.

Photographer's 58 Hillfield Court stamp on verso.
Also annotated Lilliput March 46 and numbered 1 (presumably to indicate the first photograph in the Lilliput sequence)

This is the actual photograph used by Lilliput as the opening image in a photo sequence by Brandt on the London Docklands published in the issue of March 1946.


Copyright The Bill Brandt Archive, London / Courtesy Edwynn Houk Gallery, New York / Zürich. 2018

British Photography / The Hyman Collection

Bill Brandt

Below Tower Bridge: St Pauls from Tower Bridge seen from Bermondsey

Vintage Gelatin Silver Print

22.9 x 19.7 cms (9.00 x 7.74 ins)

c.1937

HC 11544

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