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Inscription

by later hand, upper left verso in graphite: XV.32; by later hand, center verso in graphite: "Chicago" / Fortune / 2-1946

Provenance

Mr. and Mrs. Harry H. Lunn, Jr., New York, NY; gift to NGA, 1989.

Exhibition History
1991
Walker Evans: Subway Portraits and Other Recent Acquisitions, National Gallery of Art, Washington; Addison Gallery of American Art, Andover, 1991-1992.
Bibliography
1947
"Chicago: A Camera Exploration of the Huge, Energetic Urban Sprawl of the Midlands." Fortune 35:2 (February 1947): 112-121.
1982
Thompson, Jerry L. Walker Evans at Work. New York, 1982: p. 188 (center).
1991
Greenough 1991, p. 21, fig. 2.3.