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Parlourmaid Preparing a Bath before Dinner
  • Bill Brandt
    1904–1983
    born: Hamburg, Germany ; died: London, England, United Kingdom ; active: England, United Kingdom, France, Austria
  • Parlourmaid Preparing a Bath before Dinner, 1930s
  • Where object was made: England, United Kingdom
  • gelatin silver print
  • Image Dimensions Height/Width: 34 x 29.2 cm
    Image Dimensions Height/Width: 13 3/8 x 11 1/2 in
    Mat Dimensions: 25 x 20 in
  • Museum purchase
  • Not on display
  • 1984.0050
Description
Exhibitions

Black-and-white image of a female figure leaning over the side of a bathtub, testing the water. She is wearing a black dress with white apron and hat (identified as a parlourmaid).