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Wash Day

Artist:
Walker Evans (American, St. Louis, Missouri 1903–1975 New Haven, Connecticut)
Date:
1930, printed ca. 1970
Medium:
Gelatin silver print
Dimensions:
17.0 x 21.1 cm. (6 11/16 x 8 5/16 in.)
Classification:
Photographs
Credit Line:
Gift of Arnold H. Crane, 1972
Accession Number:
1972.742.12
Rights and Reproduction:
© Walker Evans Archive, The Metropolitan Museum of Art
Not on view
Inscription: Photographer's stamp, verso TL: "WALKER EVANS // 1681 YORK AVENUE // NEW YORK, NY 10028"; inscribed in the hand of Arnold Crane, verso TC, BC: "N.Y.C. // 1930 // withdr // AHC", "Illustrated // Hound & Horn"; collector's stamp, verso BR: "COLLECTION // ARNOLD H. CRANE, CHICAGO, U.S.A."; photographer's stamp, verso BR: "Walker Evans"
Arnold Crane

The Metropolitan Museum of Art. "Photographs from the Museum's Collection," December 4, 1984–March 17, 1985.

Hound & Horn 4, no. 1 (October–December 1930). pp. 586–87.

Evans, Walker. Walker Evans: First and Last. 1st ed. New York: Harper & Row, 1978. no. 2.



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