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Sponge Diver's Suit, Florida

Artist:
Walker Evans (American, St. Louis, Missouri 1903–1975 New Haven, Connecticut)
Date:
1941, printed ca. 1970
Medium:
Gelatin silver print
Dimensions:
14.4 x 11.8 cm. (5 11/16 x 4 5/8 in.)
Classification:
Photographs
Credit Line:
Gift of Arnold H. Crane, 1972
Accession Number:
1972.742.18
Rights and Reproduction:
© Walker Evans Archive, The Metropolitan Museum of Art
Not on view
Inscription: Artist's stamp on mount, verso TL: "Walker Evans"; collector's stamp, verso C: "COLLECTION // ARNOLD H. CRANE, CHICAGO, U.S.A."; inscribed in the hand of Arnold Crane, verso C: "Florida // 34 // withdr // AHC 12/71"
Arnold Crane

Bickel, Karl. The Mangrove Coast: The Story of the West Coast of Florida. New York: Coward–McCann, 1942. no. 14.

Evans, Walker. Walker Evans: First and Last. 1st ed. New York: Harper & Row, 1978. p. 140.



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