Unmarked recto; inscribed verso, on mount, upper center, upside-down, in graphite: "#26"; inscribed verso, on sticker affixed to mount, in graphite: "I 41"; stamped and inscribed verso, on mount, upper right, in black ink and graphite: "Walker Evans [stamped] / 1 [inscribed in graphite/in stamped rectangle] 90 [inscribed in graphite/in stamped rectangle]"; inscribed verso, on mount, lower left, in graphite: "#1675"; verso, on mount, lower center, in graphite: "Box 12"; verso, on mount, lower right, in graphite: "5-26"
21.8 × 20 cm (image/paper/mount)
Gift of David C. and Sarajean Ruttenberg
Extended information about this artwork
Travis, David. 1987. “Walker Evans: Leaving Things as They Are.” Exh. cat. Art Institute of Chicago. p. 11, cat. 1.
New York, New York, Museum of Modern Art, “American Photographs by Walker Evans,” September 28-October 31, 1938.
Art Institute of Chicago, “Walker Evans: Leaving Things as They Are,” September 12–November 8, 1987. (David Travis)
Art Institute of Chicago, “Photography + Folk Art: Looking for America in the 1930s,” September 21, 2019–January 19, 2020. (Galleries 1–4) (Elizabeth Siegel and Elizabeth McGoey)
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