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Photograph - Migrant mother
  • Migrant mother
    Lange, Dorothea, born 1895 - died 1965
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Migrant mother

  • Object:

    Photograph

  • Place of origin:

    United States (made)
    California (made)

  • Date:

    ca. 1936 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Lange, Dorothea, born 1895 - died 1965 (photographer)
    Lange, Dorothea, born 1895 - died 1965 (photographer)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    photographic paper, photography

  • Credit Line:

    Acquired from The Library of Congress, Washington D.C. in 1973.

  • Museum number:

    CIRC.113-1973

  • Gallery location:

    Prints & Drawings Study Room, level F, case EDUC, shelf 20B

Physical description

photographic print on paper

Place of Origin

United States (made)
California (made)

Date

ca. 1936 (made)

Artist/maker

Lange, Dorothea, born 1895 - died 1965 (photographer)
Lange, Dorothea, born 1895 - died 1965 (photographer)

Materials and Techniques

photographic paper, photography

Dimensions

: 19.25 in, : 15.25 in

Descriptive line

Photograph by Dorothea Lange. 'Mother of seven, destitute migrant pea-pickers/Migrant Mother', California, 1936

Bibliographic References (Citation, Note/Abstract, NAL no)

Taken from Departmental Circulation Register 1973

Production Note

Migrant Mother, Nipomo

Materials

Photographic paper

Techniques

Photography

Subjects depicted

Child; Mother

Categories

Photographs

Collection

Prints, Drawings & Paintings Collection

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