Collection NUR - 8 photographic prints by Walter Nurnberg

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8 photographic prints by Walter Nurnberg


  • 1947-[2005] (Creation)

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8 O/S items, Photograph

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Walter Nurnberg practised photography in London from 1934, becoming a naturalised British citizen in 1947. He was active as a freelance photographer specialising in industrial photography from 1945 to the 1970s and his distinctive style led him to become known as the founding father of modern British industrial photography.

He lectured at Polytechnic of Central London.

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Series of industrial images by Walter Nurnberg (1907-1991)

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Status: Open. Access is subject to signing the Regulations for Access form, unless the records are restricted under the Data Protection Act 2018 or under exemptions in the Freedom of Information Act 2000

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