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Margaret Bourke-White, American, 1904 - 1971

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1938

Gelatin silver print

Overall: 9 3/4 × 13 1/8 in. (24.7 × 33.3 cm)

Mount: 13 7/8 × 17 1/16 in. (35.2 × 43.4 cm)

Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College: Purchased through the William S. Rubin Fund

2008.64.1

Geography/Culture

North America, United States

Period

20th century

Object Name

Photograph

Classification

Photograph

Not on view

Inscription

Inscribed, in ink, on mount, upper center margin: 3 1/4; inscribed, in ink, on mount, left center margin: 3 5/8; inscribed, in ink, on mount, right center margin: 3 5[rest of inscription cropped, probably 3 5/8]; inscribed, in ink, lower center margin: 3 1/4; stamped, in red ink, on reverse of mount, upper center: PHOTO BY / MARGARET BOURKE-WHITE / COURTESY LIFE MAGAZINE / NOT FOR PUBLICATION; inscribed, in graphite, on reverse of mount, upper right: YE1207

Course History

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

GERM 10, Germany and the East, Yuliya Komska, Winter 2013

Exhibition History

School Photos and their Afterlives, Northeast Gallery, Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College, Hanover, New Hampshire, January 8-April 12, 2020.

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.

Provenance

Lee Gallery, Winchester, Massachusetts; sold to present collection, 2008.

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