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Subway Portrait

Artist:
Walker Evans (American, St. Louis, Missouri 1903–1975 New Haven, Connecticut)
Date:
1938–41
Medium:
Gelatin silver print
Dimensions:
13.0 x 19.6 cm (5 1/8 x 7 3/4 in.)
Classification:
Photographs
Credit Line:
Gift of Arnold H. Crane, 1972
Accession Number:
1972.742.41
Rights and Reproduction:
© Walker Evans Archive, The Metropolitan Museum of Art
Not on view
Inscription: incomplete record
Walker Evans; Arnold H. Crane, c.1969

The Metropolitan Museum of Art. "Few Are Chosen: Street Photography and the Book, 1936-1966," November 5, 2004–March 6, 2005.

Evans, Walker. Many Are Called. Boston: Houghton Mifflin, 1966. no. 69.



Negative date: 1938 or 1941. Hinged to mat with 1972.742.43.
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