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Cinema

Artist:
Walker Evans (American, St. Louis, Missouri 1903–1975 New Haven, Connecticut)
Date:
1933, printed ca. 1970
Medium:
Gelatin silver print
Dimensions:
16.2 x 21.2cm (6 3/8 x 8 3/8 in.)
Classification:
Photographs
Credit Line:
Gift of Arnold H. Crane, 1971
Accession Number:
1971.646.12
Rights and Reproduction:
© Walker Evans Archive, The Metropolitan Museum of Art
Not on view
Inscription: Artist's stamp, verso TL: "Walker Evans"; collector's stamp, verso BR: "COLLECTION // ARNOLD H. CRANE, CHICAGO, U.S.A."; inscribed in the hand of Arnold Crane, verso BR: "withdrawn 12/71 // Cuba AHC"
Walker Evans; Arnold H. Crane (by 1970)

Fondation Henri Cartier-Bresson. "Documentary and Anti-Graphic Photography: Manuel Alvarez-Bravo, Henri Cartier-Bresson and Walker Evans," September 7, 2004–December 22, 2004.

Musée de l'Elysée, Lausanne. "Documentary and Anti-Graphic Photography: Manuel Alvarez-Bravo, Henri Cartier-Bresson and Walker Evans," February 10, 2005–April 10, 2005.

Montreal Museum of Fine Arts. "Cuba! Art and History, from 1895 to today," January 31, 2008–June 8, 2008.

Beals, Carleton. The Crime of Cuba. Philadelphia: J. B. Lippincott, 1933. no. 8.

Evans, Walker. Walker Evans: First and Last. 1st ed. New York: Harper & Row, 1978. p. 35.

Mora, Gilles. Walker Evans: Havana 1933. New York: Pantheon Books, 1989. p. 33.

Rosenheim, Jeff L. Documentary & Anti-Graphic: Photographs by Cartier-Bresson, Walker Evans & Alvarez Bravo. Göttingen: Musée de l'Elysée, Lausanne, 2004. p. 157.



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