Art/ Collection/ Art Object

[Mask, Belgian Congo]

Artist:
Walker Evans (American, St. Louis, Missouri 1903–1975 New Haven, Connecticut)
Date:
1935
Medium:
Gelatin silver print
Dimensions:
24.6 x 19.3 cm. (9 11/16 x 7 5/8 in.)
Classification:
Photographs
Credit Line:
Gift of Samuel and Marilyn Stern, 1992
Accession Number:
1992.5098
Rights and Reproduction:
© Walker Evans Archive, The Metropolitan Museum of Art
Not on view
Inscription: Inscribed, verso C: "466 // 6"; dealer's box stamp in ink with inscriptinos in pencil, verso BR: "Walker Evans // XX [in pencil in box] 466 [in pencil in box]"; inscribed, verso BL: "430"
Samuel and Marilyn Stern

This photograph is #430 in African Negro Art, a corpus of photographs prepared by the Museum of Modern Art as a record of the exhibition curated by James Johnson Sweeney. This object belonged at the time of its exhibition to Tristan Tzara.
Related Objects

Broom Vendor, Cuba

Artist: Walker Evans (American, St. Louis, Missouri 1903–1975 New Haven, Connecticut) Date: 1933 Medium: Gelatin silver print Accession: 2005.100.598 On view in:Not on view

[6 Interior Views of Parlor]

Artist: Walker Evans (American, St. Louis, Missouri 1903–1975 New Haven, Connecticut) Date: ca. 1960 Medium: Film negative Accession: 1994.252.204.1–.6 On view in:Not on view

[23 Views of Victorian Interior, Oldwick, New Jersey]

Artist: Walker Evans (American, St. Louis, Missouri 1903–1975 New Haven, Connecticut) Date: 1958 Medium: Film negative Accession: 1994.252.203.1–.23 On view in:Not on view

[8 Views of Parade in Greenwich Village, New York City]

Artist: Walker Evans (American, St. Louis, Missouri 1903–1975 New Haven, Connecticut) Date: 1940s Medium: Film negative Accession: 1994.252.207.1–.8 On view in:Not on view

[Mourning Wreath, Doorway, Avenue C, New York City]

Artist: Walker Evans (American, St. Louis, Missouri 1903–1975 New Haven, Connecticut) Date: November 22, 1941 Medium: Film negative Accession: 1994.252.205 On view in:Not on view