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Untitled (Chicago)

A work made of gelatin silver print.

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  • A work made of gelatin silver print.

Date:

1946

Artist:

Walker Evans
American, 1903–1975

About this artwork

Status

Currently Off View

Department

Photography and Media

Artist

Walker Evans

Title

Untitled (Chicago)

Place

United States (Artist's nationality)

Date

Made 1946

Medium

Gelatin silver print

Inscriptions

Unmarked recto; stamped and inscribed verso, upper left, in red ink and graphite: "STORY NAME [stamped in red ink] Chicago Portfolio [inscribed in graphite] / STORY DATE [stamped in red ink] Feb. '47 [inscribed in graphite] / TAKEN FOR FORTUNE BY [stamped in red ink] Walker Evans [inscribed in graphite] / FORTUNE PICTURE Not to be used / for advertising or promotion / CAPTION [stamped in red ink]"; inscribed verso, center, in graphite: "15"; stamped and inscribed verso, lower right, in black ink and graphite: "Walker Evans [stamped in black ink] / XV [inscribed in graphite/in stamped rectangle] 39 [inscribed in graphite/in stamped rectangle] / WALKER EVANS [stamped in black ink]"; inscribed verso, lower left, in graphite: "14-118 / #313"

Dimensions

Image: 19.1 × 24.4 cm (7 9/16 × 9 5/8 in.); Paper: 20.3 × 25.4 cm (8 × 10 in.)

Credit Line

Gift of David C. and Sarajean Ruttenberg

Reference Number

1991.1467

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