Street Trash, New YorkArtist(s)Walker EvansArtist NationalityAmerican (North American)Object Creation Datecirca 1968Medium & Supportgelatin silver print on paperDimensions
8 in x 10 in (20.32 cm x 25.4 cm);14 3/8 in x 19 3/8 in (36.51 cm x 49.21 cm)Credit LineGift of Mr. and Mrs. Harry H. Lunn, Jr., in Honor of the Centennial of The Michigan DailySubject matter
In this photograph, a manhole cover on a New York City street is excised from its environment. Photographed top-down and tightly cropped, the criss-crossed patterned ridges of the manhole cover appear nearly flat, as if autonomous objects jostling alongside littered cigarette butts and other trash.Physical Description
A top-down view of a manhole cover upon which are littered cigarette butts and rubbish.Primary Object ClassificationPhotographCollection AreaPhotographyRights
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New York City
modern and contemporary art