Dorothea Lange

American (Hoboken, New Jersey, 1895 - 1965, San Francisco, California)

Gas Station, Kern County, California

photograph | gelatin silver print
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  • Gas Station, Kern County, California

    Dorothea Lange, Gas Station, Kern County, California, 1938; gelatin silver print, 7 3/4 in. x 7 1/2 in. (19.69 cm x 19.05 cm); Collection SFMOMA, Gift of Leland Rice;

7 3/4 in. x 7 1/2 in. (19.69 cm x 19.05 cm)
Acquired 2000
Collection SFMOMA
Gift of Leland Rice


landscape, signs, hand-lettered, fences, hoses

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