Tin False Front Building, Moundville, Alabama, 1936, reprinted ca. 1974

  • Walker Evans, American, 1903-1975

Gelatin silver print

  • Image: 9 9/16 × 13 inches (24.3 × 33 cm) Mount: 14 3/4 × 19 3/4 inches (37.5 × 50.2 cm)

Gift of Warren and Margot Coville

1997.127.4

Department

Prints, Drawings & Photographs

  • Architecture
  • Gelatin silver process
  • Photographic paper
  • Commercial building
  • Contractor
  • Gelatin silver print
  • Moundville

Signed, on mount, lower right, in pencil: Walker Evans

Inscribed, in pencil, lower right, verso: -13- WJC 208

(Christie's East, New York, New York, USA)

1980-1997, Warren and Margot Coville (Bloomfield Hills, Michigan, USA)

1997-present, gift to the Detroit Institute of Arts (Detroit, Michigan, USA)

Walker Evans, Tin False Front Building, Moundville, Alabama, 1936, reprinted ca. 1974, gelatin silver print. Detroit Institute of Arts, Gift of Warren and Margot Coville, 1997.127.4.