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Frame Houses in Virginia

Artist:
Walker Evans (American, St. Louis, Missouri 1903–1975 New Haven, Connecticut)
Date:
1936
Medium:
Gelatin silver print
Dimensions:
8.6 x 13.7 cm (3 3/8 x 5 3/8 in.)
Classification:
Photographs
Credit Line:
Purchase, The Horace W. Goldsmith Foundation Gift, through Joyce and Robert Menschel, 1991
Accession Number:
1991.1078
Rights and Reproduction:
© Walker Evans Archive, The Metropolitan Museum of Art
Not on view
Jan Groover and Bruce Boice to Sotheby's New York; purchased April 17, 1991, Lot #41

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.

The Metropolitan Museum of Art. "Walker Evans and the Picture Postcard," February 3, 2009–May 24, 2009.

This postcard stock photograph is the left central portion of an 8 x 10" negative in the collection of the Library of Congress. The photograph does not appear in the Da Capo Press book on Evans' negatives in the L of C, however, the negative is in the collection.
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