Art/ Collection/ Art Object

[Cinema Entrance with Movie Poster ("A Farewell to Arms"), Havana]

Artist:
Walker Evans (American, St. Louis, Missouri 1903–1975 New Haven, Connecticut)
Date:
1933
Medium:
Gelatin silver print
Dimensions:
15.2 x 24.0 cm (6 x 9 7/16 in.)
Classification:
Photographs
Credit Line:
Gift of Arnold H. Crane, 1972
Accession Number:
1972.742.15
Rights and Reproduction:
© Walker Evans Archive, The Metropolitan Museum of Art
Not on view
Inscription: Artist's stamp, verso TR: "Walker Evans"; inscribed in the hand of Arnold Crane, verso TL: "withdrawn 12/71 // Cinema // W.E. Arnold Crane Collect"; collector's stamp, verso LRC: "COLLECTION // ARNOLD H. CRANE, CHICAGO, U.S.A."
Walker Evans; Arnold H. Crane (by 1970)

Fondation Henri Cartier-Bresson. "Documentary and Anti-Graphic Photography: Manuel Alvarez-Bravo, Henri Cartier-Bresson and Walker Evans," September 7, 2004–December 22, 2004.

Musée de l'Elysée, Lausanne. "Documentary and Anti-Graphic Photography: Manuel Alvarez-Bravo, Henri Cartier-Bresson and Walker Evans," February 10, 2005–April 10, 2005.

Montreal Museum of Fine Arts. "Cuba! Art and History, from 1895 to today," January 31, 2008–June 8, 2008.

Rosenheim, Jeff L. Documentary & Anti-Graphic: Photographs by Cartier-Bresson, Walker Evans & Alvarez Bravo. Göttingen: Musée de l'Elysée, Lausanne, 2004. p. 156.

Bondil, Nathalie, ed. Cuba: Art and History from 1868 to Today. Montreal: Montreal Museum of Fine Arts, 2008. p. 369, 377.



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