DressArtist(s)Walker EvansArtist NationalityAmerican (North American)Object Creation Date1963Medium & Supportgelatin silver print on paperDimensions
8 in x 10 in (20.32 cm x 25.4 cm);14 3/8 in x 231 3/4 in (36.51 cm x 588.65 cm)Credit LineGift of Mr. and Mrs. Harry H. Lunn, Jr., in Honor of the Centennial of The Michigan DailySubject matter
This photograph comes from Dress
, a series undertaken by Walker Evans in 1963, wherein the photographer attempted to document contemporary fashion, broadly defined to take into account both haute couture and more mundane daily wear. This specific image of a display in a clothing store shows a variety of men's jeans and shoes. They are shown on a multi-tiered rack with glass platforms, and are accompanied by handwritten price labels with product information.Physical Description
A photograph of a display of jeans and shoes accompanied by price labels. Primary Object ClassificationPhotographCollection AreaPhotographyRights
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modern and contemporary art