Sidewalk Scene, Selma, AlabamaArtist(s)Walker EvansArtist NationalityAmerican (North American)Object Creation Date1935Medium & Supportgelatin silver print on paperDimensions
7 15/16 in x 10 in (20.2 cm x 25.4 cm);14 5/16 in x 19 5/16 in (36.35 cm x 49.05 cm)Credit LineGift of Mr. and Mrs. Harry H. Lunn, Jr., in Honor of the Centennial of The Michigan DailySubject matter
In this sidewalk scene in Selma, Alabama, Evans captures the bustling activity of street life. A black blur smudges the right edge of the frame, ostensibly a fast-moving automobile that passing by. A group of men sit still on a bench, while others mill about by the entrance to a store.Physical Description
View of a storefront with people sitting in front on benches and entering the shop through a doorway.Primary Object ClassificationPhotographCollection AreaPhotographyRights
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