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[Torn Circus Poster: Lion]

Artist:
Walker Evans (American, St. Louis, Missouri 1903–1975 New Haven, Connecticut)
Date:
1931
Medium:
Gelatin silver print
Dimensions:
16.3 x 11.5 cm. (6 7/16 x 4 1/2 in.)
Classification:
Photographs
Credit Line:
Gift of Lincoln Kirstein, 1952
Accession Number:
52.562.16
Rights and Reproduction:
© Walker Evans Archive, The Metropolitan Museum of Art
Not on view
Inscription: Inscribed in the hand of A. Hyatt Mayor on mount TL, BR: "W. Evans", "Gift of Lincoln Kirstein '52"; inscribed in an unknown hand on mount, verso C: "Not Accessioned"; annotated in the hand of Weston Naef on mount, verso BC: "in 1952"
Lincoln Kirstein

New York. The Metropolitan Museum of Art. "Thirty Photographers: A Selection from the Museum's Collection," April 12, 1969–June 1, 1969.

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