Inscription: Artist's stamp on verso TL: "Walker Evans"; collector's stamp on verso C: "COLLECTION // ARNOLD H. CRANE, CHICAGO, U.S.A."; inscribed in the hand of Arnold Crane, verso C, BL: "withdrawn 12/71 // AHC", "Brooklyn Bridge 1929"
Crane, Hart. The Bridge: A Poem. 1st Trade ed. New York: Liveright, Inc., 1930. dust jacket and frontispiece.
Evans, Walker. Walker Evans at Work: 745 Photographs Together with Selected Letters, Memoranda, Interviews, Notes. 1st ed. New York: Harper & Row, 1982. p. 42.
Mora, Gilles, and John T. Hill. Walker Evans: The Hungry Eye. New York: H. N. Abrams, 1993. p. 32.
Hambourg, Maria Morris, Doug Eklund, Mia Fineman, and Jeff L. Rosenheim. Walker Evans. New York: The Metropolitan Museum of Art, 2000. no. 11.