Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

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Halifax
  • Bill Brandt
    1904–1983
    born: Hamburg, Germany ; died: London, England, United Kingdom ; active: England, United Kingdom, France, Austria
  • Halifax, 1937
  • Where object was made: England, United Kingdom
  • gelatin silver print
  • Image Dimensions Height/Width: 23 x 19.2 cm
    Image Dimensions Height/Width: 9 1/16 x 7 1/2 in
    Mat Dimensions: 20 x 16 in
  • Museum purchase: Gift of Esquire, Inc. by exchange
  • Not on display
  • 1987.0178
Description

Black-and-white image of train tracks beside a road with children playing in it. There are black buildings on the left and right side. The horizon line is about halfway down from the top of the image. There are smokestacks in the top left quadrant.