Stamped-Tin Relic

Walker Evans1929

The J. Paul Getty Museum

The J. Paul Getty Museum

  • Title: Stamped-Tin Relic
  • Creator: Walker Evans
  • Date: 1929
  • Physical Dimensions: 11.4 x 16.2 cm (4 1/2 x 6 3/8 in.)
  • External Link: Find out more about this object on the Museum website.
  • Medium: Gelatin silver print
  • Source Credit Line: The J. Paul Getty Museum, Los Angeles
  • Signature: Signed, mount, recto, pencil: lower right (below print), "Walker Evans 1931".
  • Object Type: Print
  • Object Status: Permanent Collection
  • Number: 84.XM.488.16
  • Inscription: Inscription: Mount, recto, blue magic marker, in artist's hand: upper right and lower right [written twice], "II-1". Verso, blue magic marker, in artist's hand: "II-1" [these numerals refer to image's publication order in "American Photographs"]. Verso, pencil, in later unknown hand: lower right, "W.Evans 7"; lower right, "X02" [?? could be "X92"].
  • Display Location: Not currently on view
  • Department: Photographs
  • Culture: American
  • Classification: Photographs