New YorkArtist(s)Walker EvansArtist NationalityAmerican (North American)Object Creation Datecirca 1934Medium & Supportgelatin silver print on paperDimensions
10 in x 7 15/16 in (25.4 cm x 20.16 cm);22 1/8 in x 18 1/16 in (56.2 cm x 45.88 cm)Credit LineGift of Mr. and Mrs. Harry H. Lunn, Jr., in Honor of the Centennial of The Michigan DailySubject matter
Typical of Walker Evans's New York photographs of the period, this photograph shows a sidewalk devoid of people. Pockets of light dapple the cobblestone street, while brilliant sun washes over the facade of the buildings and storefronts, generating a drama of illumination.Physical Description
View of an empty street in front of a men's clothing store.Primary Object ClassificationPhotographCollection AreaPhotographyRights
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