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[Brooklyn Bridge, New York]

Artist:
Walker Evans (American, St. Louis, Missouri 1903–1975 New Haven, Connecticut)
Date:
1929, printed ca. 1970
Medium:
Gelatin silver print
Dimensions:
13.2 x 22.6 cm. (5 3/16 x 8 7/8 in.)
Classification:
Photographs
Credit Line:
Gift of Arnold H. Crane, 1972
Accession Number:
1972.742.2
Rights and Reproduction:
© Walker Evans Archive, The Metropolitan Museum of Art
Not on view
Inscription: Inscribed in the hand of Arnold Crane on verso, CL: "The Bridge // '29"; collector's stamp, verso C: "COLLECTION // ARNOLD H. CRANE, CHICAGO, U.S.A."; inscribed in hand of Arnold Crane, verso CR: "Withdrawn // 12/71 // AHC"
Arnold Crane

The Metropolitan Museum of Art. "The Collecting Mission," January 1, 1975–January 1, 1976.

The Metropolitan Museum of Art. "The Collecting Mission," January 1, 1976.

Crane, Hart. The Bridge: A Poem. 1st Trade ed. New York: Liveright, Inc., 1930. dust jacket and frontispiece.

Crane, Hart. The Bridge: A Poem. 1st ed. Paris: Black Sun Press, 1930.

Evans, Walker. Walker Evans at Work: 745 Photographs Together with Selected Letters, Memoranda, Interviews, Notes. 1st ed. New York: Harper & Row, 1982. p. 42.

Mora, Gilles, and John T. Hill. Walker Evans: The Hungry Eye. New York: H. N. Abrams, 1993. p. 32.



See 1971.646.24 for another print of this image.
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