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Lewis W. Hine

'Ten-Year Old Spinner in Carolina Cotton Mill'

Lot Closed

October 5, 03:35 PM GMT


10,000 - 15,000 USD

Lot Details


Lewis W. Hine

1874 - 1940

'Ten-Year Old Spinner in Carolina Cotton Mill'

gelatin silver print, titled and dated in pencil and with the photographer's ‘Interpretive Photography / Hastings-on-Hudson, N. Y.’ stamp on the reverse, framed, 1908, possibly printed in the 1910s or 1920s

image: 7 ½ by 9 ½ in. (19.1 by 24.1 cm.)

frame: 13 ½ by 15 ½ in. (34.3 by 39.4 cm.)

Collection of Shirley Carter Burden

By descent through family to the present owners

Vicki Goldberg, Lewis W. Hine: Children at Work (Munich, 1999), p. 64
Santa Barbara Museum of Art, Shirley C. Burden Photographic Collection, February - April 1978