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Woman and Children, Havana
  • Walker Evans
    1903–1975
    born: Saint Louis, Missouri, United States ; died: New Haven, Connecticut, United States ; active: United States
  • Woman and Children, Havana, 1932
  • Where object was made: United States
  • gelatin silver print, contact print
  • Image Dimensions Height/Width: 6.3 x 10.8 cm
    Image Dimensions Height/Width: 2 1/2 x 4 1/4 in
    Mat Dimensions: 19 x 14 in
  • Museum purchase: Peter T. Bohan Art Acquisition Fund
  • Not on display
  • 1987.0215
Description
Exhibitions

Black-and-white image of figures in an interior. There is a woman with three sleeping children, seated on a step. The smallest of the children is in the woman's lap. The other two are lying on the ground. There are wooden doors in the top half of the image and a white wall in the top left corner.