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    Sale 1985

    Photographs

    11 April 2008, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 472

    DOROTHEA LANGE (1895-1965)

    At the Cotton Wagon, Migrant Agricultural Worker, Eloy, Arizona, 1940

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    Estimate

    DOROTHEA LANGE (1895-1965)
    At the Cotton Wagon, Migrant Agricultural Worker, Eloy, Arizona, 1940
    gelatin silver print, printed 1950s
    'Berkeley' credit stamp (on the verso)
    12¼ x 16in. (31.1 x 40.8cm.)


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    Saleroom Notice

    Please note that this print was made in the 1950s.


    Literature

    Dorothea Lange, The Museum of Modern Art, New York, 1966, p. 28; Dorothea Lange Photographs of a Lifetime, Aperture, 1982, p. 122; Dorothea Lange: American Photographs, San Francisco Museum of Modern Art/Chronicle Books, 1994, pl. 32; Partridge, ed. Dorothea Lange A Visual Life, Smithsonian Institution Books, 1994, p. 82; Davis, The Photographs of Dorothea Lange, Hallmark Cards, Inc./Harry N. Abrams, 1995, p. 55; Borhan, Dorothea Lange The Heart and Mind of a Photographer, Little, Brown and Co., 2002, p. 135