Dorothea Lange  (American, 1895-1965) 

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Dorothea Lange, Spring Plowing, Guadalupe, California

 

Dorothea Lange
Spring Plowing, Guadalupe, California
1937

Michael Shapiro Photographs
Dorothea Lange, Migrant Cotton Picker, Eloy, Arizona, 1940

 

Dorothea Lange
Migrant Cotton Picker, Eloy, Arizona, 1940
Bruce Silverstein
Dorothea Lange, The Road West, New Mexico, 1938

 

Dorothea Lange
The Road West, New Mexico, 1938
Bruce Silverstein
Dorothea Lange, Black Maria, Oakland

 

Dorothea Lange
Black Maria, Oakland
1957

Steven Kasher Gallery
Dorothea Lange, Funeral Cortege, End of an Era in a Small Valley Town

 

Dorothea Lange
Funeral Cortege, End of an Era in a Small Valley Town
1938

Steven Kasher Gallery
Dorothea Lange, Irish farmer carting hay

 

Dorothea Lange
Irish farmer carting hay
1955

Howard Greenberg Gallery
Dorothea Lange, Country scene of Irish farm

 

Dorothea Lange
Country scene of Irish farm
1955

Howard Greenberg Gallery
Dorothea Lange, Untitled woman shopkeeper

 

Dorothea Lange
Untitled woman shopkeeper
circa 1950

Howard Greenberg Gallery
Dorothea Lange, New York City

 

Dorothea Lange
New York City
1952

ROSEGALLERY
Dorothea Lange, Shipyard Workers, Richmond, CA

 

Dorothea Lange
Shipyard Workers, Richmond, CA
1942

ROSEGALLERY
Dorothea Lange, Three Churches of the High Plains, Near Winner, South Dakota

 

Dorothea Lange
Three Churches of the High Plains, Near Winner, South Dakota
1938

ROSEGALLERY
Dorothea Lange, The White Angel, Bread Line

 

Dorothea Lange
The White Angel, Bread Line
1933

Scott Nichols Gallery
Dorothea Lange, Migrant Camp Washing

 

Dorothea Lange
Migrant Camp Washing
1938

Scott Nichols Gallery
Dorothea Lange, Real Estate Sign, Riverside County, CA March

 

Dorothea Lange
Real Estate Sign, Riverside County, CA March
1937

Scott Nichols Gallery
Dorothea Lange, Lettuce Cutting, Imperial, Valley, CA

 

Dorothea Lange
Lettuce Cutting, Imperial, Valley, CA
1937

Scott Nichols Gallery

1895   Born in Hoboken, NJ
1914 - 1917   Attended the New York Training School for Teachers
1919   Moved to San Francisco and established her own studio
1920 - 1930   Worked as a portrait photographer, usually for San Francisco's upper class
1932   Began shooting San Francisco's urban unemployed and labor unrest
1935   Became a staff photographer at the Federal Resettlement Administration (RA), later renamed the Farm Security Administration (FSA)
1940   Was hired by the Bureau of Agricultural Economics as the photographer for a series of community studies in California and Arizona
1940 - 1945   During WWII, photographed the internment of Japanese Americans for the War Relocation Authority, and the Kaiser shipyards in Richmond, California, for the Office of War Information
1952   Co-founded the photographic magazine Aperture
1965   Died in San Francisco, CA
2002 - 2003   About Life: The Photographs of Dorothea Lange, J. Paul Getty Museum, Los Angeles, CA (solo)
1966   Dorothea Lange, Museum of Modern Art, New York, NY (solo)
1962   The Bitter Years, Museum of Modern Art, New York, NY
1955   Family of Man, Museum of Modern Art, New York, NY