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License Photo Studio, New York

Artist:
Walker Evans (American, St. Louis, Missouri 1903–1975 New Haven, Connecticut)
Date:
1934
Medium:
Gelatin silver print
Dimensions:
18.9 x 14.7 cm (7 7/16 x 5 13/16 in.)
Classification:
Photographs
Credit Line:
Gift of Lincoln Kirstein, 1950
Accession Number:
50.539.12
Rights and Reproduction:
© Walker Evans Archive, The Metropolitan Museum of Art
Not on view
Inscription: Inscribed in pencil on print, verso UC: "License Photo Studio, N.Y. 1934 // "American Photos,", I,1"
Walker Evans; Lincoln Kirstein, New York

The Metropolitan Museum of Art. "Photographs from the Museum's Collection," December 4, 1984–March 17, 1985.

Munich. Städtische Galerie im Lenbachhaus. "Walker Evans, Amerika," August 15, 1990–October 15, 1990.

Fondation Henri Cartier-Bresson. "Documentary and Anti-Graphic Photography: Manuel Alvarez-Bravo, Henri Cartier-Bresson and Walker Evans," September 7, 2004–December 22, 2004.

Musée de l'Elysée, Lausanne. "Documentary and Anti-Graphic Photography: Manuel Alvarez-Bravo, Henri Cartier-Bresson and Walker Evans," February 10, 2005–April 10, 2005.

Whitney Museum of American Art. "Lincoln Kirstein," April 25, 2007–July 1, 2007.

Evans, Walker. American Photographs. New York: Museum of Modern Art, New York, 1938. no. 1.

Brix, Michael, and Birgit Mayer, ed. Walker Evans: Amerika: Bilder aus den Jahren der Depression. Munich: Lenbachhaus Kunstbau, 1990. no. 1.

Rosenheim, Jeff L. Documentary & Anti-Graphic: Photographs by Cartier-Bresson, Walker Evans & Alvarez Bravo. Göttingen: Musée de l'Elysée, Lausanne, 2004. p. 161.



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