DOROTHEA LANGE | WHITE ANGEL BREADLINE, SAN FRANCISCO
WHITE ANGEL BREADLINE, SAN FRANCISCO
gelatin silver print, mounted, The Oakland Museum label on the reverse, 1933, printed posthumously (MoMA, p. 20; Davis, cover and p. 21)
20½ by 15¼ in. (52.1 by 38.7 cm.)
This photograph, with an eggshell texture and mounted to cream board, is in generally excellent condition. It is trimmed to the image and there are a few tiny chips of emulsion at the edges. The mount is slightly lighter in tone along the upper edge of the print.
On the reverse of the mount is a printed label from The Oakland Museum with typed title, date, and negative number.
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