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Havana Citizen

  • Object:

    Photograph

  • Place of origin:

    Havana (photographed)

  • Date:

    1933 (photographed)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Evans, Walker, born 1903 - died 1975 (photographer)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Gelatin-silver print

  • Museum number:

    E.1527-1991

  • Gallery location:

    Prints & Drawings Study Room, level F, case X, shelf 929, box A

Physical description

A black and white photograph depicting in man, standing on an urban street, wearing a white suit and boater hat.

Place of Origin

Havana (photographed)

Date

1933 (photographed)

Artist/maker

Evans, Walker, born 1903 - died 1975 (photographer)

Materials and Techniques

Gelatin-silver print

Marks and inscriptions

Impressed with the blind stamp of the Walker Evans Estate

Dimensions

Height: 28.2 cm image, Width: 15.2 cm image, Height: 35.2 cm sheet, Width: 27.8 cm sheet

Descriptive line

Photograph by Walker Evans, 'Havana Citizen', gelatin-silver print, Cuba, 1933

Bibliographic References (Citation, Note/Abstract, NAL no)

p. 46
Harrison, Martin. Appearances : Fashion Photography Since 1945. London: J. Cape, 1991. 312 pp, illus. ISBN: 0224030671.
Victoria and Albert Museum Department of Prints, Drawings and Paintings Accession Register for 1991

Materials

Photographic paper

Techniques

Gelatin-silver

Subjects depicted

Man; Suit; Boater hat

Categories

Photographs; Portraits; Fashion; Clothing

Collection

Prints, Drawings & Paintings Collection

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