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Artsy’s Dorothea Lange Page

Joel at Artsy reached out to draw Artsy’s Dorothea Lange page to our attention. The Raucous Rooster has been heavily influenced over the years by the extraordinary work of Lange, who managed to regularly capture the devastating poverty and suffering caused by the Great Depression in her images. Artsy’s mission is to make “all the…

Happy Birthday Dorothea Lange

Photojournalist & documentary photographer Dorothea Lange was born on this day in 1895. The shot known as “Migrant Mother,” immediately below, is among the most famous images of the Dust Bowl era in U.S. history. Lange was working as a photographer for the Resettlement Administration at the time, photographing farm labor around the state of…