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Hudson Street Boarding House Detail, New York

Artist:
Walker Evans (American, St. Louis, Missouri 1903–1975 New Haven, Connecticut)
Date:
1931–33
Medium:
Gelatin silver print
Dimensions:
15.1 x 19.5 cm (5 15/16 x 7 11/16 in.)
Classification:
Photographs
Credit Line:
Purchase, The Horace W. Goldsmith Foundation Gift, through Joyce and Robert Menschel, 1993
Accession Number:
1993.361
Rights and Reproduction:
© Walker Evans Archive, The Metropolitan Museum of Art
Not on view
Inscription: Inscribed in artist's hand in pencil, verso: "Rooming house bedroom Hudson St. NYC// 1933"; artist's credit stamp in ink, verso C: "WALKER EVANS// 163 EAST 94th STREET// NEW YORK 28, N.Y."; dealer's inscriptions in pencil, verso TR, BL: "[on adhesive paper tape] I 43", "#1396"; dealer's box stamp in ink with inscriptions in pencil, "Walker Evans// I [in pencil in box] 94 [in pencil in box]"; dealer's inscription in pencil, verso BR: "WE.192.Y"
Artist; [George Rinhart, Inc., New York]; [Lunn, Ltd., New York]; [Fraenkel Gallery, San Francisco]; (sold, Sotheby's New York, Oct. 7, 1993, lot 176)

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.

Tate Modern. "Cruel and Tender: The Real in the Twentieth Century Photograph," June 5, 2003–September 7, 2003.

Museum Ludwig. "Cruel and Tender: The Real in the Twentieth Century Photograph," November 29, 2003–February 18, 2004.

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