Oct 22, 2020 - Sale 2548

Sale 2548 - Lot 75

Price Realized: $ 18,750
?Final Price Realized includes Buyer’s Premium added to Hammer Price
Estimate: $ 12,000 - $ 18,000
WALKER EVANS (1903-1975)
Custom case with 11 of Evan's iconic FSA photographs documenting the effects of the Great Depression throughout the United States. Ferrotyped silver prints, the images measuring 7 1/2x9 1/2 inches (19.1x24.1 cm.), the sheets slightly larger, each with an inventory notation, in pencil, and 9 with the Reproduced from the Collection of the Library of Congress hand stamp, on verso; each print individually matted. Small folio-sized chemise and matching slipcase with a gilt-lettered leather title label; contents loose as issued. 1930s; printed 1970s
Graveyard, Houses, and Steel Mill, Bethlehem, PA, 1935 *Steel Plant, Bessemer, AL, 1936 * Crossroads Store, Sprott, AL, 1936 * Street and Graveyard, Bethlehem, PA, 1936 *View of Easton, PA,1936 * Erosion near Jackson, MS, 1936 * Flood Camp, Forrest City, AK, 1937 * Coca-Cola Shack, AL, 1936 * Mule teams near Montgomery, AL, 1935 * Part of Morgantown, WV, 1935 * A crowded district in Bethlehem, PA, 1935.