© Bill Brandt Bill Brandt Childhood (1903-1983) were in the First World War. His mother was German, his father an Englishman. Abandoning German roots, Bill Brandt life claimed that he was born and grew up in south London. Almost immediately after the war, he was diagnosed with tuberculosis, and he had to spend his youth in sanatoriums Davos in Switzerland, like the characters of the novel by Thomas Mann,

One of my favourite and inspiration Photographers- BILL BRANDT Grand Union canal, Paddington branch, Bill Brandt These buildings still exist and are on the Harrow Road.