Art/ Collection/ Art Object

["Royal Baking Powder" Advertisement on Steps to Elevated Train Platform, Sixth Avenue, New York City]

Artist:
Walker Evans (American, St. Louis, Missouri 1903–1975 New Haven, Connecticut)
Date:
1929
Medium:
Film negative
Dimensions:
1 5/8 x 2 1/2 in.
Classification:
Negatives
Credit Line:
Walker Evans Archive, 1994
Accession Number:
1994.251.55
Rights and Reproduction:
© Walker Evans Archive, The Metropolitan Museum of Art
Not on view
Inscription on negative envelope (probably written after 1970): "The 'El' steps NY 6th Ave 42nd(?) // 1929 [written again in black ink in unknown hand] or 8 or 30 [crossed out in black ink] // 127 // size [encircled]"
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