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

Dorothea Lange, American, 1895 - 1965

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negative 1936; print about 1950

Gelatin silver print

Image: 16 1/4 × 15 7/16 in. (41.3 × 39.2 cm)

Sheet: 20 × 16 in. (50.8 × 40.6 cm)

Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College: Purchased through the Charles F. Venrick 1936 Fund and the James and Barbara Block Acquisitions Endowment

© Oakland Museum of California, the City of Oakland, gift of Paul S. Taylor

2005.21

Geography/Culture

North America, United States

Period

20th century

Object Name

Photograph

Classification

Photograph

Not on view

Inscription

Stamped, on reverse, in black ink: PHOTOGRAPH BY / DOROTHEA LANGE / 1163 EUCLID AVENUE / BERKELEY / CALIFORNIA

Course History

ANTH 50.17, Rites of Passage, Sienna Craig, Spring 2020

ARTH 71, The "American Century": Modern Art in the United States. Mary Coffey, Winter 2015

ARTH 71, The "American Century": Modern Art in the United States, Mary Coffey, Winter 2015

SART 30, SART 75, Photography II, III, Virginia Beahan, Spring 2013

ARTH 17, History of Photography, Katie Hornstein, Spring 2013

Exhibition History

America's Great Depression; Through the Eyes of Three Women Photographers, Israel Sack Gallery [American Works on Paper wall], Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College, Hanover, New Hampshire, May-August 2010.

A Space for Dialogue 36, The Eye of the Beheld, Caitlin Roberts, Class of 2008, Student Programming Intern, Main Lobby, Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College, Hanover, New Hampshire, January 30-March 18, 2007.

Publication History

Caitlin Roberts, A Space for Dialogue 36, The Eye of the Beheld, Hanover, New Hampshire: Hood Mueum of Art, Dartmouth College, 2007, ill. p.3.

Provenance

The artist, California; descendents of the artist, California; Edwynn Houk Gallery, New York; Lee Gallery, Winchester, Massachusetts; sold to present collection, 2005.

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