Art/ Collection/ Art Object

[Brooklyn Bridge, From Below, New York City]

Artist:
Walker Evans (American, St. Louis, Missouri 1903–1975 New Haven, Connecticut)
Date:
1929
Medium:
Gelatin silver print
Dimensions:
3.8 x 6.2 cm. (1 1/2 x 2 7/16 in.)
Classification:
Photographs
Credit Line:
Gift of Arnold H. Crane, 1971
Accession Number:
1971.646.24
Rights and Reproduction:
© Walker Evans Archive, The Metropolitan Museum of Art
Not on view
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on verso C: "COLLECTION // ARNOLD H. CRANE, CHICAGO, U.S.A."; inscribed in the hand of Arnold Crane, verso C, BL: "withdrawn 12/71 // AHC", "Brooklyn Bridge 1929"
Arnold Crane

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.



See 1972.742.2 for another print of this image.
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