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The Evening News

Photo Credit: Rich Sanders, Des Moines

The Evening News

Artist: William Witt (American, 1921 - 2013)
Date: 1947
Medium: Gelatin silver print
Dimensions:
Overall (mount): 14 × 18 in. (35.6 × 45.7 cm.)
Sheet (/image): 10 1/2 × 13 3/4 in. (26.7 × 34.9 cm.)
Credit Line: Des Moines Art Center Permanent Collections; Gift of Jeff Perry in honor of Myron and Jacqueline Blank, 2016.70
Accession number: 2016.70
Classification: photograph
SignedWitt 1947 (l,r graphite)
Inscription2/25 (l,l graphite); The Evening News 1947 (l,l verso in graphite); © 1978 Bill Witt (l,c verso in graphite); Limited Edition: 1993 of 25 prints + AP’s. There exhibits about 10 previously printed old and vintage prints from 1947 to 1956, not numbered (l,r verso in graphite); 2500 WWOLD-103.11 (l,r verso in graphite - also on l,r front of mat in graphite)
Edition2/25
entirely unexpected