Art/ Collection/ Art Object

[New Orleans Boarding House]

Artist:
Walker Evans (American, St. Louis, Missouri 1903–1975 New Haven, Connecticut)
Date:
1935
Medium:
Gelatin silver print
Dimensions:
Image: 18.9 x 17.4 cm (7 7/16 x 6 7/8 in.)
Classification:
Photographs
Credit Line:
Gift of Joyce F. Menschel, 2011
Accession Number:
2011.553.3
Rights and Reproduction:
© Walker Evans Archive, The Metropolitan Museum of Art
Not on view
Inscription: Photographer's stamp in black ink on print, verso C: "Walker Evans // [two boxes inscribed in pencil "1" and "82"]"; photographer's stamp in black ink on print, verso C: "WALKER EVANS // 124 EAST 85th ST. // NEW YORK 28, N. Y."; stamp in black ink on print, verso BR: "RIGHTS RESERVED"; numerous pencil notations, see verso scan.
[...]; Private collection, Chicago (?), sold between November 1986 and May 1987; Joyce F. Menschel

Keller, Judith. Walker Evans: The Getty Museum Collection. Malibu: J. Paul Getty Museum, 1995. no. 452, p. 146.



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