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[Pennsylvania Railroad Cars and Houses]

Artist:
Walker Evans (American, St. Louis, Missouri 1903–1975 New Haven, Connecticut)
Date:
1961
Medium:
Gelatin silver print
Dimensions:
23.1 x 34.4 cm. (9 1/16 x 13 9/16 in.)
Classification:
Photographs
Credit Line:
Gift of Myriam and Harry Lunn, 1995
Accession Number:
1995.560.11
Rights and Reproduction:
© Walker Evans Archive, The Metropolitan Museum of Art
Not on view
Inscription: Magazine stamp in ink with pencil inscriptions, verso, BLC [sideways]: "STORY NAME Poverty//STORY DATE//TAKEN FOR FORTUNE BY Walker Evans//FORTUNE PICTURE Not to be used for advertising or promotion//CAPTION"; dealer's stamp in ink with pencil inscriptions, verso, TR [sideways]: "Walker Evans//V 24"; numerous reproduction inscriptions in pencil in unknown hand, verso, TC to BC: "[arrow sign]", "1pp//70 p. [through arrow sign]", "2 - 5/5", "1801 [encircled]", "129+ [underlined twice]"
Harry H. Lunn, Jr.

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