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[Construction Site with Crane Boom and Cables, From Below, New York City]

Artist:
Walker Evans (American, St. Louis, Missouri 1903–1975 New Haven, Connecticut)
Date:
1928–30
Medium:
Gelatin silver print
Dimensions:
6.4 x 4.1 cm. (2 1/2 x 1 5/8 in.)
Classification:
Photographs
Credit Line:
Gift of Arnold H. Crane, 1971
Accession Number:
1971.646.29
Rights and Reproduction:
© Walker Evans Archive, The Metropolitan Museum of Art
Not on view
Inscription: Photographer's stamp on print, verso C: "Walker Evans"; collector's stamp on print, verso C: "COLLECTION // ARNOLD H. CRANE, CHICAGO, U.S.A."; inscribed in pencil on print, verso C: "withdrawn AHC 12/71"
Walker Evans; Arnold H. Crane, late 1960s

Munich. Städtische Galerie im Lenbachhaus. "Walker Evans, Amerika," August 15, 1990–October 15, 1990.

Evans, Walker. Walker Evans at Work: 745 Photographs Together with Selected Letters, Memoranda, Interviews, Notes. 1st ed. New York: Harper & Row, 1982. p. 26.

Brix, Michael, and Birgit Mayer, ed. Walker Evans: Amerika: Bilder aus den Jahren der Depression. Munich: Lenbachhaus Kunstbau, 1990. no. 2.

Keller, Judith. Walker Evans: The Getty Museum Collection. Malibu: J. Paul Getty Museum, 1995. no. 58.



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