Dorothea Lange - Passion & Humanity: The Susie Tompkins Buell Collection New York Thursday, April 4, 2019 | Phillips
  • Provenance

    Photo West Gallery, San Diego
    Susan Ehrens, Berkeley, 1991
    Page Imageworks, San Francisco, as agent

  • Literature

    Szarkowski, Phillips, and Heyman, Dorothea Lange: American Photographs, pl. 47
    O’Neal, A Vision Shared: A Classic Portrait of America and Its People, 1935-1943, p. 125
    Borhan, Dorothea Lange: Heart and Mind of a Photographer, p. 101, variant
    Davis, The Photographs of Dorothea Lange, p. 47, variant there titled Refugee from Drought, Dust, Depression, near Sacramento, California, November


Daughter of a Migrant Tennessee Coal Miner, Living in American River Camp Near Sacramento, California

Gelatin silver print.
7 5/8 x 9 1/2 in. (19.4 x 24.1 cm)
Farm Security Administration stamps, captioned and annotated in an unidentified hand in pencil on the verso.

$8,000 - 12,000 

Sold for $16,250

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Passion & Humanity: The Susie Tompkins Buell Collection

New York Auction 4 April 2019