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[Resort Photographer at Work, Florida]

Artist:
Walker Evans (American, St. Louis, Missouri 1903–1975 New Haven, Connecticut)
Date:
1941
Medium:
Film negative
Dimensions:
4 x 5 in.
Classification:
Negatives
Credit Line:
Gift of Arnold Crane, 2003
Accession Number:
2003.564.17
Rights and Reproduction:
© Walker Evans Archive, The Metropolitan Museum of Art
Not on view
Arnold Crane, Chicago

Bickel, Karl. The Mangrove Coast: The Story of the West Coast of Florida. New York: Coward–McCann, 1942. no. 6.

Keller, Judith. Walker Evans: The Getty Museum Collection. Malibu: J. Paul Getty Museum, 1995. no. 880.



Arnold Crane acquired these negatives directly from the artist in the late 1960s along with approximately 1,200 prints. The vast majority of the latter is now in the collection of the J. Paul Getty Museum. See TR. 431.72-95.2001 for another group of negatives purchased by the Museum from Crane.
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