Alfred Petersen's Kitchen, Enfield, New Hampshire

Walker Evans, American, 1903 - 1975



Gelatin silver print

Overall: 8 × 10 in. (20.3 × 25.4 cm)

Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth: Gift of Janet Petersen Mayers, Class of 1947W



Place Made: United States, North America


20th century

Object Name


Research Area


Not on view


Stamp, on reserve: WALKER EVANS / BOX 310 RTE. 3 / OLD LYME/ CONN. 06371

Course History

WRIT 5, Expository Writing, William Craig, Winter 2014

ARTH 48.02, History of Photography, Katie Hornstein, Winter 2020

Art History 48.02, Histories of Photography, Katie Hornstein, Spring 2024

Exhibition History

In Residence: Contemporary Art at Dartmouth, Friends and Owen Robertson Cheatham Galleries, Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College, Hanover, New Hampshire, January 18-July 6, 2014.

Publication History

Michael R. Taylor and Gerald Auten, In Residence: Contemporary Artists at Dartmouth, Hanover, New Hampshire: Trustees of Dartmouth College, 2013, ill. p. 58, no. 41


The artist [taken during his tenure as Artist-in-Residence at Dartmouth College, Fall 1972]; to Alfred Petersen, Enfield, New Hampshire; to his daughter, Janet Petersen Mayers, Delta, Ohio; given to present collection, 2008.

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