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Citizen in Downtown Havana

Artist:
Walker Evans (American, St. Louis, Missouri 1903–1975 New Haven, Connecticut)
Date:
1933
Medium:
Gelatin silver print
Dimensions:
24.0 x 13.4 cm (9 7/16 x 5 1/4 in.)
Classification:
Photographs
Credit Line:
Gift of Lincoln Kirstein, 1952
Accession Number:
52.562.2
Rights and Reproduction:
© Walker Evans Archive, The Metropolitan Museum of Art
Not on view
Walker Evans; Lincoln Kirstein, New York (by 1934)

Fondation Henri Cartier-Bresson. "Documentary and Anti-Graphic Photography: Manuel Alvarez-Bravo, Henri Cartier-Bresson and Walker Evans," September 7, 2004–December 22, 2004.

Musée de l'Elysée, Lausanne. "Documentary and Anti-Graphic Photography: Manuel Alvarez-Bravo, Henri Cartier-Bresson and Walker Evans," February 10, 2005–April 10, 2005.

Whitney Museum of American Art. "Lincoln Kirstein," April 25, 2007–July 1, 2007.

Montreal Museum of Fine Arts. "Cuba! Art and History, from 1895 to today," January 31, 2008–June 8, 2008.

Evans, Walker. "Cuba Libre." Hound & Horn 7, no. 4 (July–September 1934). no. 1, pp. 586–87.

Evans, Walker. American Photographs. New York: Museum of Modern Art, New York, 1938. no. 20.

Evans, Walker. Walker Evans: First and Last. 1st ed. New York: Harper & Row, 1978. p. 32.

Evans, Walker. Walker Evans at Work: 745 Photographs Together with Selected Letters, Memoranda, Interviews, Notes. 1st ed. New York: Harper & Row, 1982. p. 88.

Mora, Gilles. Walker Evans: Havana 1933. New York: Pantheon Books, 1989. p. 85.

Sante, Luc. Walker Evans. 55. London: Phaidon Press, 2001. p. 41.

Rosenheim, Jeff L. Documentary & Anti-Graphic: Photographs by Cartier-Bresson, Walker Evans & Alvarez Bravo. Göttingen: Musée de l'Elysée, Lausanne, 2004. p. 155.

Bondil, Nathalie, ed. Cuba: Art and History from 1868 to Today. Montreal: Montreal Museum of Fine Arts, 2008. no. 97.



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