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    Sale 2106

    Photographs

    14 October 2008, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 399

    WALKER EVANS (1903-1975)

    Railroad Station, Edwards, Mississippi, 1936

    Price Realised  

    WALKER EVANS (1903-1975)
    Railroad Station, Edwards, Mississippi, 1936
    gelatin silver print, printed before 1961
    '1681 York Avenue, New York' credit stamp (on the verso)
    7 5/8 x 9½in. (19.4 x 24.1cm.)


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    Provenance

    From the artist;
    to Jane Mayhall Katz and Leslie George Katz


    Pre-Lot Text

    PROPERTY OF JANE MAYHALL KATZ AND THE ESTATE OF LESLIE GEORGE KATZ


    Literature

    Walker Evans: Photographs for the Farm Security Administration, 1935-1938, DaCapo Press, 1975, pl. 57, cat. no. 109; Keller, Walker Evans: The Getty Museum Collection, The J. Paul Getty Museum, 1995, cat. no. 479, p. 152; Hambourg et al., Walker Evans, Metropolitan Museum of Art, 2000, pl. 57