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[Berenice Abbott]

Artist:
Walker Evans (American, St. Louis, Missouri 1903–1975 New Haven, Connecticut)
Date:
1929–30
Medium:
Gelatin silver print
Dimensions:
16.9 x 11.8 cm (6 5/8 x 4 5/8 in.)
Classification:
Photographs
Credit Line:
Purchase, The Horace W. Goldsmith Foundation Gift, through Joyce and Robert Menschel, 1997
Accession Number:
1997.10
Rights and Reproduction:
© Walker Evans Archive, The Metropolitan Museum of Art
Not on view
Inscription: Dealer's stamp in ink with a pencil inscription, verso C: "Walker Evans // [in box] IV [empty box]"; dealer's inscriptions in pencil, verso TRC, TRC, BRC: "2-1 // Pg 74"; "WE.OI.270", "Berenice Abbott, ca. 1930"
Artist; George Rinhart (1975); [Harry Lunn (1975)]; unknown collector; [PaceWildensteinMacGill, New York]

Figge Art Museum. "The Great American Thing," September 17, 2005–January 1, 2006.

Tacoma Art Museum. "The Great American Thing," January 29, 2006–May 21, 2006.

Evans, Walker. Walker Evans. Vol. 1. Washington, D.C.: Lunn Ltd., 1977. no. 7.

Evans, Walker. Walker Evans: First and Last. 1st ed. New York: Harper & Row, 1978. p. 133.

O'Neal, Hank. Berenice Abbott: American Photographer. New York: McGraw-Hill, 1982.

Hambourg, Maria Morris, Doug Eklund, Mia Fineman, and Jeff L. Rosenheim. Walker Evans. New York: The Metropolitan Museum of Art, 2000. p. 34.



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