5 October 1999
JOHN GUTMANN (born 1904)
"WPA" San Francisco
Gelatin silver print. 1937. Signed in pencil on the mount; credit, title and date in pencil on the reverse of the mount.
9 x 6in. (22.9 x 17.2cm.)
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See: Thomas, The Restless Decade: John Gutmann's Photographs of the Thirties, p. 64.
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