Keld Helmer-Petersen: Back to Black


Regular price £25.00

Tax included.

Hardcover | 24 x 1.2 x 30 cm | 76 pp

Rocket | 2011

Keld Helmer-Petersen (August 23, 1920 – March 6, 2013) was a Danish photographer who achieved widespread international recognition in the 1940s and 1950s for his abstract photographs.

This beautifully designed book encourages us to consider the space around the image and the accompanying text as integral to the meaning of the work.

Images made up of negs, prints, drawings, objects, bits and pieces, odds and ends. In close collaboration with Jens Frederiksen at the computer and Michael Jensen, book designer.'

The second in a of a series of three books


Standard delivery times

Delivery within 3-6 days of ordering.

If you require faster delivery please email us.


United Kingdom

UK Shipping is free on orders of £100 or above.

Shipping rates are based on the overall weight of the package and is calculated at checkout:

  • Light (150g and under) - £1.99
  • Standard (150g-2Kg) - £3.99
  • Heavy (over 2Kg) - £5.50



We ship overseas at the following rates:

£9.99 Austria, Belgium, Denmark, France, Germany, Guernsey, Ireland, Isle of Man, Jersey, Luxembourg, Netherlands

£14.99 Czech Republic, Italy, Slovakia, Spain

£22.99 Croatia, Estonia, Finland, Hungary, Poland, Portugal, Slovenia, Sweden

£34.99 Greece

if you don’t see your country listed please email us for a quote.

Overseas shipments may be subject to import duties and tax. Additional charges must be at the customer’s expense. Books About Art has no control over these charges and accepts no responsibility for any additional overseas costs.