Feb 14, 2017 - Sale 2436

Sale 2436 - Lot 70

Price Realized: $ 11,250
?Final Price Realized includes Buyer’s Premium added to Hammer Price
Estimate: $ 10,000 - $ 15,000
DOROTHEA LANGE (1895-1965)
Migrant Mother. Silver print, the image measuring 12 1/2x10 inches (31.8x25.4 cm.), flush mounted to an original board. 1936; printed 1950s

Additional Details

This photograph is widely reproduced, including the following titles:

Heyman, Celebrating a Collection: The Work of Dorothea Lange (Oakland Museum), p. 61.

Coles, Dorothea Lange: Photographs of a Lifetime (Aperture), p. 77.

Heyman, Phillips, Szarkowski, Dorothea Lange: American Photographs (San Francisco Museum of Modern Art/Chronicle Books), pl. 1.

Galassi, Sante, American Photography 1890-1965 (Museum of Modern Art), p. 148.

Elliott, Dorothea Lange: The Human Face (Aosta), p. 99.

Borhan, Dorothea Lange: The Heart and Mind of a Photographer (Bulfinch), p. 133.

Durden, Dorothea Lange 55 (Phaidon), cover and unpaginated.