Exhibitions/ Art Object

[Postcard from Peter Sekaer to Walker Evans and Filed by the Artist with his Collection of Postcards]

Correspondent:
Walker Evans (American, St. Louis, Missouri 1903–1975 New Haven, Connecticut)
Correspondent:
Peter Sekaer (American (born Denmark), Copenhagen 1901–1950 Ardsley, New York)
Date:
ca. 1920–38
Medium:
Photomechanical print
Dimensions:
8.9 x 14 cm (3 1/2 x 5 1/2 in.)
Classification:
Prints
Credit Line:
Walker Evans Archive, 1994
Accession Number:
1994.264.111.137
Not on view
Inscription: Inscribed by Sekaer in ink, verso TL to BL: "General Delivery. New Orleans, La! // [the following is written sideways] C to L: "Have picked up // some miraculous // postals. But, of course, // you are not interested, or you would have // written here! Staying // here another week or 10 days // – so let us hear! // Peter. // P.S. This card is nothing – wait // till you see 'em."; TC to BR: "Walker Evans esq [underlined] // 441 East 92 Str. // New York City // N. Y."; circular postmark in ink TC: "NEW ORLEANS // MAR 19 // [?] PM // 1938 // LA."; cancelled 1 cent stamp, TR
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