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[Five 35mm Film Frames: Subway Passengers, New York City: Man, Woman Reading Newspaper, Women Beneath "Lex Ave Express" Sign, Two Women in Conversation Beneath "Broadway 7th Ave Express" Sign]

Artist:
Walker Evans (American, St. Louis, Missouri 1903–1975 New Haven, Connecticut)
Date:
February 23 and/or 25, 1938
Medium:
Film negative
Dimensions:
35mm
Classification:
Negatives
Credit Line:
Walker Evans Archive, 1994
Accession Number:
1994.253.513
Rights and Reproduction:
© Walker Evans Archive, The Metropolitan Museum of Art
Not on view
Eklund, Doug, and Jeff L. Rosenheim. Unclassified: A Walker Evans Anthology. Zurich: The Metropolitan Museum of Art, 2000. p. 182.



Inscriptions on negative envelope: "2-25-38 (?) // Standee reading paper". Frames #32–36. On strip with four other negatives. Strips 253.510-516 are contiguous. Dates for frames #32-33 per Vol. XIV, No. 210 (***FINAL) of "Daily Mirror", Wednesday, February 23, 1938, (Headline: "HUNGARY JAILS // 75 IN NAZI PLOT"). NYPL microform set. Possible dates for frames #34–36 per frames #33 and 39 from this roll.
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