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Walker Evans (American, 1903-1975) Street Scene, Brooklyn

Auction: American & European Works of Art - 3108T Location: Boston Date / Time: May 02, 2018 12:00PM


Walker Evans (American, 1903-1975)

Street Scene, Brooklyn, c. 1931, printed later by James Dow. Signed "Walker Evans" in pencil on the overmat l.r., "WALKER EVANS" and Lunn Gallery stamps on the verso, inscribed "DOW" in pencil on the verso at center. Gelatin silver print, image size 4 7/8 x 6 3/4 in. (12.2 x 17.0 cm), matted, unframed.
Condition: Minor soiling to overmat.

Provenance: Photography dealer Harry Lunn Jr., Washington, DC, to a private Massachusetts collection.
Estimate $1,200-1,800

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Harry Lunn Jr., Walker Evans, James Dow, Washington, DC