The artistic impulse for many of these stolen glimpses was eloquently characterized by walker evans in a letter to a friend.
In 1933, Ben Shahn loaned walker evans a right-angle viewfinder, which he took on assignment to Vicksburg, Mississippi.
Thompson points out that the Depression is history, and Ellie Mae Burroughs and walker evans are long dead.
Evans Ev·ans (ěv'ənz), Herbert McLean. 1882-1971.
American anatomist who isolated four pituitary hormones and discovered vitamin E (1922).