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Farmer's Kitchen, Hale County, Alabama
  • Walker Evans
    1903–1975
    born: Saint Louis, Missouri, United States ; died: New Haven, Connecticut, United States ; active: United States
  • Farmer's Kitchen, Hale County, Alabama, 1936
  • Where object was made: United States
  • gelatin silver print
  • Image Dimensions Height/Width: 23.3 x 16.2 cm
    Image Dimensions Height/Width: 9 1/8 x 6 3/8 in
    Mat Dimensions: 20 x 16 in
  • Museum purchase: National Endowment for the Arts
  • Not on display
  • 1974.0112
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Black-and-white image of an interior scene. There is an open doorway in the left side of the image and a wall with horizontal, wooden planks in the right side of the image. On the wall there is a small shelf with a bowl. There is a white cloth hanging on the doorframe, and there is a large wooden table in the room, in the left side of the image. The room has wooden floors and there is a patterned tablecloth and an oil lamp on the table, and a small wooden chair in the background. There is a counter and cabinets behind the table, and there is a tall container on the counter.