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Walker Evans (American, 1903-1975) View of Building Construction for Container Corporation, Chicago

Auction:
3108T
Lot:
138
Sold for:
$677$550

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

Description:

Walker Evans (American, 1903-1975)

View of Building Construction for Container Corporation, Chicago, 1963. Artist's New York studio and Lunn Gallery stamps on the verso. Gelatin silver print, image size 8 7/8 x 13 1/2 in. (22.5 x 34.1 cm), unmatted, unframed.
Condition: Minor wear at corners.

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


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Keywords

container corporation, Harry Lunn Jr., Walker Evans, Archaeological theory, Data collection, Evidence law, Gelatin silver process, Humanities, Lunn, Museology, Seeds, Terminology, Chicago, Washington, DC

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