Lot 111: DOROTHEA LANGE (1895-1965) Arkansas family, seven months in California, washing dishes.
October 25, 2016
New York, NY, USALive Auction
DOROTHEA LANGE (1895-1965)
Arkansas family, seven months in California, washing dishes. Silver print on glossy paper, the image measuring 7 3/8x9 5/8 inches (18.7x24.4 cm.), the sheet slightly larger, with 2 Resettlement Administration hand stamps, one with Lange's credit, and the RA numbers, in pencil, on verso. 1935-36
Acquired by the prior owner from Pare Lorentz, an American filmmaker known for his movies about the New Deal.
Taylor, Levin, and Northrup, Dorothea Lange: Farm Administration Photographs: 1935-1939, Volume I (Tect-Fiche Press), p. 133.