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[Double Exposure: Lincoln Building Construction Site and Exterior Stairwell, New York City]

Artist:
Walker Evans (American, St. Louis, Missouri 1903–1975 New Haven, Connecticut)
Date:
ca. 1929
Medium:
Gelatin silver print
Dimensions:
7.7 x 6.3 cm (3 x 2 1/2 in.)
Classification:
Photographs
Credit Line:
Purchase, The Horace W. Goldsmith Foundation Gift, through Joyce and Robert Menschel, 1988
Accession Number:
1988.1129.1
Rights and Reproduction:
© Walker Evans Archive, The Metropolitan Museum of Art
Not on view
Inscription: Inscribed in an unknown hand on verso TL, C: "137/375", "c.1929 // XIV"; dealer's box stamp, verso C: "Walker Evans // XIV 26"
Prapakas Gallery

The Metropolitan Museum of Art. "Walker Evans," February 1, 2000–May 14, 2000.

San Francisco Museum of Modern Art. "Walker Evans," June 2, 2000–September 12, 2000.

Museum of Fine Arts, Houston. "Walker Evans," December 17, 2000–March 4, 2001.

This photograph is printed on postcard paper. See 1971.646.34 for a print of just the row of buildings.
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