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[Self-portrait, in Front of Bookshelves in Apartment at 448 West 20th Street, New York City]

Artist:
Walker Evans (American, St. Louis, Missouri 1903–1975 New Haven, Connecticut)
Date:
April 1928
Medium:
Gelatin silver print
Dimensions:
6 x 3.8 cm (2 3/8 x 1 1/2 in. )
Classification:
Photographs
Credit Line:
Purchase, The Horace W. Goldsmith Foundation Gift, through Joyce and Robert Menschel, 1996
Accession Number:
1996.166.26
Rights and Reproduction:
© Walker Evans Archive, The Metropolitan Museum of Art
Not on view
Inscription: Inscribed in hand of Walker Evans in pencil on verso: "448 W 20th // April 1928"
Walker Evans; Bobbi Carrey

See 1994.251.108 for negative from which this print was made. Possibly assisted by Hanns Skolle.
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