Art/ Collection/ Art Object

[Torn Poster, Martha's Vineyard, Massachusetts]

Artist:
Walker Evans (American, St. Louis, Missouri 1903–1975 New Haven, Connecticut)
Date:
1931
Medium:
Gelatin silver print
Dimensions:
20.5 x 15.6 cm. (8 1/16 x 6 1/8 in.)
Classification:
Photographs
Credit Line:
Gift of Lincoln Kirstein, 1952
Accession Number:
52.562.17
Rights and Reproduction:
© Walker Evans Archive, The Metropolitan Museum of Art
Not on view
Inscription: Inscribed in pencil on mount, recto LL, LR: "46 [encircled]", "Gift of Lincoln Kirstein 1952"; inscribed in pencil on mount, recto UL [sideways]: "Evans. W"
Walker Evans; Lincoln Kirstein

Whitney Museum of American Art. "Photography Rediscovered: American Photographs, 1900-1930," September 19, 1979–November 25, 1979.

Art Institute of Chicago. "Photography Rediscovered: American Photographs, 1900-1930," December 22, 1979–February 4, 1980.

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

Travis, David. Photography Rediscovered: American Photographs, 1900–1930. New York: Whitney Museum of American Art, 1979. no. 63, p. 135.

Brix, Michael, and Birgit Mayer, ed. Walker Evans: Amerika: Bilder aus den Jahren der Depression. Munich: Lenbachhaus Kunstbau, 1990. no. 72.



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