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Main Street, Greensboro, Alabama

A work made of gelatin silver print.

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  • A work made of gelatin silver print.

Date:

Summer 1936, printed later

Artist:

Walker Evans
American, 1903–1975

About this artwork

Status

Currently Off View

Department

Photography and Media

Artist

Walker Evans

Title

Main Street, Greensboro, Alabama

Place

United States (Artist's nationality:)

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Made 1936

Medium

Gelatin silver print

Inscriptions

Umarked recto; inscribed verso, center, upside-down, diagonaly, in graphite: "236"; verso, right center, sideways, in graphite: "#34"; stamped and inscribed verso, lower left, in black ink and graphite: "Walker Evans / I [inscribed in graphite/in stamped rectangle] 60v [inscribed in graphite/in stamped rectangle] / 5-34 / Box 11 [inscribed in graphite]"

Dimensions

Image: 19.4 × 24.3 cm (7 11/16 × 9 5/8 in.); Paper: 20.4 × 25.3 cm (8 1/16 × 10 in.)

Credit Line

Gift of David C. and Sarajean Ruttenberg

Reference Number

1991.1443

Extended information about this artwork

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