Art/ Collection/ Art Object

Port of New York

Artist:
Walker Evans (American, St. Louis, Missouri 1903–1975 New Haven, Connecticut)
Date:
1928–30
Medium:
Gelatin silver print
Dimensions:
6.2 x 10.6 cm (2 7/16 x 4 3/16 in.)
Classification:
Photographs
Credit Line:
Gift of Arnold H. Crane, 1971
Accession Number:
1971.646.25
Rights and Reproduction:
© Walker Evans Archive, The Metropolitan Museum of Art
Not on view
Inscription: Photographer's stamp, verso C: "WALKER EVANS // 1681 YORK AVENUE // NEW YORK NY 10028"; collector's stamp, verso TC: "COLLECTION // ARNOLD H. CRANE, CHICAGO U.S.A."; inscribed in the hand of Arnold Crane, verso BL, BR: "Brooklyn Bridge 1929", "withdr 12/71 // AHC"
Arnold Crane

Hound & Horn 4, no. 1 (October–December 1930). pp. 586–587.

Evans, Walker. Walker Evans at Work: 745 Photographs Together with Selected Letters, Memoranda, Interviews, Notes. 1st ed. New York: Harper & Row, 1982. p. 39.

Mora, Gilles, and John T. Hill. Walker Evans: The Hungry Eye. New York: H. N. Abrams, 1993. p. 20.

Mellow, James R. Walker Evans. New York: Basic Books, 1999. p. 89.



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