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Banyan Tree, Florida

Artist:
Walker Evans (American, St. Louis, Missouri 1903–1975 New Haven, Connecticut)
Date:
1941, printed ca. 1970
Medium:
Gelatin silver print
Dimensions:
22.4 x 18.0 cm. (8 13/16 x 7 1/16 in.)
Classification:
Photographs
Credit Line:
Gift of Arnold H. Crane, 1972
Accession Number:
1972.742.26
Rights and Reproduction:
© Walker Evans Archive, The Metropolitan Museum of Art
Not on view
Inscription: Artist's stamp, 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: "Banyan Tree // Florida // withdr // 12/71 // AHC"
Arnold Crane

Bickel, Karl. The Mangrove Coast: The Story of the West Coast of Florida. New York: Coward–McCann, 1942. no. 3.

Mora, Gilles, and John T. Hill. Walker Evans: The Hungry Eye. New York: H. N. Abrams, 1993. p. 246.



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