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Graveyard, Houses, and Steel Mill, Bethlehem, Pennsylvania

A work made of gelatin silver print.

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  • A work made of gelatin silver print.

Date:

November 1935, printed 1965/72

Artist:

Walker Evans
American, 1903–1975

About this artwork

Status

Currently Off View

Department

Photography and Media

Artist

Walker Evans

Title

Graveyard, Houses, and Steel Mill, Bethlehem, Pennsylvania

Place

United States (Artist's nationality:)

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Made 1935

Medium

Gelatin silver print

Inscriptions

Inscribed recto, in negative, upper right, backwards, in white: "RA1167A"; inscribed verso, upper right, sideways, in graphite: "d [?]-58"; verso, lower left, in graphite: 9-87 / 573"; stamped and inscribed verso, lower center, in black ink and graphite: "Walker Evans [stamped black ink] / II [inscribed in graphite/in stamped tectangle] 142 [inscribed in graphite/in stamped rectangle]"; inscribed verso, lower right, in graphite: "Box 14"

Dimensions

Image: 19.1 × 24.1 cm (7 9/16 × 9 1/2 in.); Paper: 20.3 × 25.2 cm (8 × 9 15/16 in.)

Credit Line

Gift of David C. and Sarajean Ruttenberg

Reference Number

1991.1432

Extended information about this artwork

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