B ill Brandt came to London for good at the beginning of April He wanted to be English, and really belong to the fairy-tale island. This meant inventing a new identity for himself, as he turned 30, but also inventing an England that would satisfy his childhood fantasies. Belsize Park was becoming the favoured destination for Austrian Jews and other refugees from Nazism, but this exiles' London was only part of English life for Brandt; his English uncles Augustus and Henry took Bill under their wing. To their uncles, Brandt and Eva must have seemed a rackety young couple. They were married, at least, but not living together, and they were without visible means of support. On the other hand, they knew exactly how to behave in society, and Eva was both elegant and vaguely aristocratic.
Throughout a career that encompassed a wide variety of subjects and printing styles, British photographer Bill Brandt enabled viewers to see the world with, as he put it, "a sense of wonder." He began his career as an assistant to Man Ray in Paris, where he discovered the work of Eugene Atget and Hungarian photographer Brassai. Upon Brand: Bill Brandt. With the end of the war, Brandt's attention turned away from reportage, to landscapes and their natural forms in the book "Literary Britain" He is also known for his series of extraordinary female nudes, particularly distinguished by his use of a wide-angle lens in close-up (causing the body shapes to appear distorted) and by the stark black -and white tones with little middle range. Bill Brandt (?83) was one of the most influential photographers of the 20th century. He is credited with revising and renewing the major artistic genres of portraiture, landscape and the nude.
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He concentrated almost exclusively on the female nude for the remainder of his career. Using a wide angle lens, Brandt produced abstracted photographs which depict the nude form in surreal ways. Bill Brandt died in London on 20 December
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Contact Enquire about Bill Brandt. If there were any doubts about how Houk would do on his own, they were put to rest with his opening exhibition, featuring the latest work by Mann. He has estimated that he sells one of Mann's prints a day.
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In time, Brandt came to see this as his most important body of work, and many of his best pictures in the genre are collected in Perspective of Nudes . Bill Brandt's work was the subject of a major retrospective at the Museum of Modern Art in (touring to the Hayward Gallery, London, in ). Feb 20, Brandt's aims for his indoor nudes of the s can be seen most clearly in his Belgravia photographs - those taken in the Eaton Place flat that Eva moved to after she and Brandt heynounce.com: Paul Delany. Bill Brandt - Nude, East Sussex Coast, | Phillips View Nude, East Sussex Coast by Bill Brandt sold at Photographs on London Auction 16 May Learn more about the piece and artist, and its final selling price.
Untitled from Utanane. Pair in bathing suits. Mr Chow and model on surgical bed.
Full length nude, standing. Iman at Hoggers, Kenya.
Buffalo Springs, Kenya, June. Maureen and a late-night feeder, am, Hog Ranch. Maasai Woman and Child, Africa. Dust Storm, Rajasthan, India.
Churchgate Train Station, Bombay, India. Serra Pelada Goldmine, Brazil.
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Crabs, Skinningrove, North Yorkshire. Gangs of Boys Escaping C.
The Battlefields of the Somme, France. Nude, East Sussex Coast. Francis Bacon walking on Primrose Hill.
Parlourmaid and under-parlourmaid ready to serve dinner. Parlourmaid preparing a bath before dinner, London.
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Northumbrian miner at his evening meal. Nude, Campden Hill, London.
Seaford, East Sussex Coast. Evening in Kew Gardens.
Bill Brandt was a famous German-born British photographer and photojournalist. View Bill Brandt's 1, artworks on artnet. Find an in-depth biography, exhibitions, original artworks for sale, the latest news, and sold auction prices. See available photographs, prints and multiples, and paintings for sale and learn about the heynounce.comality: British. BatchPic+heynounce.com BatchPicTIF. BatchPicTIF. Brandt refers to his early nudes as "experimental interiors." He was fascinated by the exaggerated perspective and space created by the wide-angle lens. The high contrast lighting of the "interiors" create a menacing, yet dramatic atmosphere.
Museo del Prado, Madrid. East th St, New York Girl on fire escape. East th St, New York Girl with birdcage.
Marilyn Monroe during the filming of The Misfits. Henri Cartier-Bresson, New York.