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The Mangrove Coast: The Story of the West Coast of Florida

1942
Author Karl A. Bickel (American, 1882–1972), Illustrated by Walker Evans (American, 1903–1975), Typographical design by Robert Josephy (American, 1903–1993)


Place of Publication: New York, New York, USA

Dimensions

Overall: 22 x 15 x 3.8 cm (8 11/16 x 5 7/8 x 1 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

2009.5376

Medium or Technique

Illustrated book with 32 photomechanical halftones

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Photography

Classifications

Illustrated books

(New York: Coward-McCann, Inc., 1942) Quarto; viii, 312 pp., plus plates; original publisher’s gray-green cloth with applied pictorial paper labels on spine and upper cover.

Photographs of the west coast of Florida.


New York: Coward-McCann, Inc., 1942

Provenance

By 1942, Barbara B. Ten Eyck, Cheyenne Mountian Nursing Center, Colorado Springs, CO.; ABE Books dealer (online dealer); by 2007, purchased by Carl F. Zahn, Boston, MA; by 2009, year-end gift of Carl Zahn to the MFA Boston. (Accession Date: January 20, 2010)

Credit Line

Gift of Carl Zahn

Copyright

© Walker Evans Archive, The Metropolitan Museum of Art