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#5. Woman of the high plains. "If you die, youre dead, that's all", Texas Panhandle

Creator:
Dorothea Lange (American, 1895-1965) (Photographer)
Title:
#5. Woman of the high plains. "If you die, youre dead, that's all", Texas Panhandle
Alternate Titles:
The American Country Woman
Date:
1938
Medium:
Gelatin silver print
Dimensions:
Print Size: 13 x 10 3/8 in. (33 x 26.4 cm) Mat / Mount (matted ): 20 x 16 in. (50.8 x 40.6 cm)
Credit Line:
Romana Javitz Collection; transferred from the Picture Collection, 1991
Department:
Photography Collection
Object Number:
91PH021.338
Description:
Matted. Title from typed notes in cloth-bound binder produced by Lange, "From the files of Dorothea Lange, Final editing, June 1965". See accompanying box for binder. Quote by J.Russell Smith on page 10 [unpaginated]. Negative number: 38258
Markings:
On recto (signed and dated in ink): Dorothea Lange 1938-1965. On verso (handwritten in ink): negative number 38258; (stamped in blue ink): PROPERTY OF // THE NEW YORK PUBLIC LIBRARY // PICTURE COLLECTION; (handwritten in felt-tip marker): 5 // in Series
Provenance:
Dorothea Lange; NYPL Picture Collection
Bibliography:
Lange, Dorothea. “Dorothea Lange Looks at the American Country Woman”. Fort Worth [Texas]: Amon Carter Museum, [1967]. Photography Collection, Call no. MFXZ (Lange) 85-105 and *R-Photo 13-1