Title: Sleeping Late on Judgement Day

Photographer: Walker Evans
Author: Jane Mayhall
Publisher: Alfred A. Knopf
Designer: Carol Devine Carson


Image Title: Mailbox 1973-4
Photo Genre: Color Documentary (Polaroid SX-70)
Book Genre: Poetry

In the last years of his life, Walker Evans photographed primarily with Polaroid's new SX-70 camera. Compared to the iconic pictures he made in the 1930's with an 8x10 view camera, these images were like notes jotted down about the American vernacular. KB