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Dorothea Lange

Migrant Mother, 1936

Gelatin silver print
8 3/4 × 6 3/4 in
22.2 × 17.1 cm
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"Chronicle Files" stamps on verso, notes in pencil and clipping that says, "'Migrant land worker's wife and children,' 1936, by Dorothea Lange, was credited by John Steinbeck with influencing his novel of the depression, 'The Grapes of Wrath.'"
Dorothea Lange
American, May 26, 1895
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Dorothea Lange spent her life documenting humanity through her revealing, empathetic photographs of the lives of others. An early case of polio brought a permanent handicap in one of her limbs; also having survived childhood abandonment by her father, Lange was strong and deeply compassionate. Upon the arrival of the …

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About the work
Signature
"Chronicle Files" stamps on verso, notes in pencil and clipping that says, "'Migrant land worker's wife and children,' 1936, by Dorothea Lange, was credited by John Steinbeck with influencing his novel of the depression, 'The Grapes of Wrath.'"
Dorothea Lange
American, May 26, 1895
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Dorothea Lange spent her life documenting humanity through her revealing, empathetic photographs of …

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Dorothea Lange spent her life documenting humanity through her revealing, empathetic photographs of the lives of others. An early case of polio brought a permanent handicap in one of her limbs; also having survived childhood abandonment by her father, Lange was strong and deeply compassionate. Upon the arrival of the …

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Dorothea Lange

Migrant Mother, 1936

Gelatin silver print
8 3/4 × 6 3/4 in
22.2 × 17.1 cm
Sold
location
San Francisco
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