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    Sale 2506 | Lot 75
    Price Realized: $9,375With Buyer's Premium
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    • Sale 2506 Lot 75

      WALKER EVANS (1903-1975)
      Roadside Stand, Birmingham, AL. Silver print, the image measuring 7 1/4x9 1/4 inches (18.4x23.5 cm.), the mount 13 1/2x13 3/4 inches (34.3x34.9 cm.), with Evans' credit, title, and date, in pencil, in an unknown hand, on mount verso. 1936; printed late 1950s

      Estimate $10,000 - 15,000

      A full frame, uncropped version of this image, which is a key photograph from Evans' important F.S.A. period.

      Evans, American Photographs (The Museum of Modern Art), Part 1, pl. 35.

      For a cropped version, also see:
      Mora and Hill, The Hungry Eye, p. 171 fig. 69; Brix and Mayer, Walker Evans, America, pl. 68; Walker Evans: First and Last, p. 100; Walker Evans: Photographs for the Farm Security Administration, 1935-1938, fig. 216; Keller, Walker Evans: The Getty Museum Collection, fig. 513.

      Price Realized (with Buyer's Premium) $9,375