Hudson Street Boarding House, Detail, New YorkArtist(s)Walker EvansArtist NationalityAmerican (North American)Object Creation Date1931Medium & 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);6 1/4 in x 8 1/16 in (15.8 cm x 20.5 cm)Credit LineGift of Mr. and Mrs. Harry H. Lunn, Jr., in Honor of the Centennial of The Michigan DailySubject matter
This photograph of the Hudson Street Boarding House in New York shows the interior of a sparely adorned bedroom, furnished with a single bed and a chest of drawers. The bright flash illuminates the small space, reflecting off the uneven surfaces of the blank walls and ceiling.Physical Description
View of a modest bedroom in a boarding house, furnished with a simple single bed and a chest of drawers.Primary Object ClassificationPhotographCollection AreaPhotographyRights
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