Family on Easter, Harlem, NY (Primary Title)

Shawn Walker, American, born 1940 (Artist)

Works On Paper
Gelatin silver print
Sheet: 4 3/8 × 6 3/8 in. (11.11 × 16.19 cm)
Image: 4 5/16 × 6 1/4 in. (10.95 × 15.88 cm)
Signed by the photographer in graphite on verso: "Shawn Walker".
Photographer’s studio stamp in black ink on verso: "Shawn Walker's Studio / 1011 6th Ave. N. Y. 10018/ 221-0931 [entire address lined through]". Photographers reproduction copyright stamp in black ink on verso: "This Photograph shall not be reproduced/ in any form without written authorization/ by W. Shawn Walker / Copyright ©".
Dated and annotated by the photographer in graphite on verso: "1975 / Harlem Easter". Donor inventory number inscribed in an unidentified hand in graphite on verso: "SW002". Inscribed in unidentified hands in graphite on verso: "SW-3 / 700", "700"; and in blue ink: "125 ST TM & 8th Ave.".
Kathleen Boone Samuels Memorial Fund
2018: "Truthful Witnessing: The Black Photographers Annual, Volume 3", VMFA, May 12 - October 14, 2018

"Working Together: Louis Draper and the Kamoinge Workshop", VMFA, February 1, 2020 - June 14, 2020
© Shawn Walker

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