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Cotton Pickers at 6:30 a.m., Pulaski Co., Arkansas

Artist:
Ben Shahn (American (born Lithuania), Kaunas 1898–1969 New York)
Date:
1935, printed 1971
Medium:
Gelatin silver print
Dimensions:
16.1 x 24.0 cm. (6 5/16 x 9 7/16 in.)
Classification:
Photographs
Credit Line:
Gift of Phyllis D. Massar, 1972
Accession Number:
1972.737.26
Not on view
Inscription: Inscribed in unknown hand in pencil, verso TL: "Oct. 1935 Ben Shahn.//Cotton pickers at 6:30 A.M.//Pulaski Co., Ark."; stamped in ink, verso TC "Reproduced from the collections of the Library of Congress"; inscribed in unknown hand in pencil, verso TR, CR: "6027-4 [underlined]//38600//LC-USF33-6027-M4", "6027-4 [underlined]//38600"; inscribed in unknown hand in pencil, verso TC: "GIVEN BY P. MASSAR"
Phyllis D. Massar

Leubsdorf Gallery, Hunter College, New York. "Ben Shahn and the Task of Photography in Thirties America," February 8, 1995–March 25, 1995.

Chrysler Museum of Art. "Ben Shahn and the Task of Photography in Thirties America," April 8, 1995–July 8, 1995.

Tampa Museum of Art. "Ben Shahn and the Task of Photography in Thirties America," August 20, 1995–October 15, 1995.

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