Signed and inscribed recto, on mount, lower right, below image, in graphite: "Walker Evans 1936"; inscribed verso, on mount, center, in graphite: "Scott's Run / West Virginia / Coal miner's house"; stamped verso, on mount, center, in black ink: "Walker Evans [encircled]"; inscribed verso, on mount, lower center, in graphite: "2 [encirlced]"
22.5 × 19 cm (image/paper); 45.7 × 35.5 cm (mount)
Photography and Media Purchase Fund
Extended information about this artwork
Rotterdam, Netherlands, Witte de With, “Walker Evans/Dan Graham,” August 29–October 11, 1992; traveled to Marseille, France, Musee Cantini, November 6, 1992–January 10, 1993; Munster, Germany, Westfalisches Landesmuseum fur Kunst und Kulturgeschichte, February 14–March 28, 1993; and New York, New York, Whitney Museum of American Art, December 17, 1993 -March 21, 1994.
Art Institute of Chicago, “Hot Streaks”, February 21 - May 2, 2004, (David Travis) (Galleries 2-4).
Art Institute of Chicago, “The Concerned Photographer,” March 18–June 11, 2006. (Katherine Bussard, Newell G. Smith, Gregory Harris)
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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