Grand Central Station, New York City
Gyula (Halasz) Brassaï
Grand Central Station, New York City
Brassaï (Gyula Halász) (Hungarian, 1899-1984): Grand Central Station, New York City, 1957. Photograph: Gelatin silver print, 28 x 23.4 cm. Art Institute of Chicago, Illinois, USA. © This artwork may be protected by copyright. It is posted on the site in accordance with fair use principles. (Not on display.)



'The attitude of simple wonder never left him, regardless of subject matter his astonished eye is one of the constant elements of his lens ... He talked of "a time, a place, a moment when a certain picture is possible and how if one fails then, one can no longer return to recapture it". (MHG, London, UK: michaelhoppengallery.com)



Of interest: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Brassaï