Ex-slave with a Long Memory. Alabama
1938, printed after 1938
Gelatin silver print
Image: 13 5/16 x 10 3/8 in.
Mount: 13 5/16 x 10 3/8 in.
l.l. signed in ink: Dorothea Lange
in ink on label: Neg. \ #38164
in ink on label: #11 \ of the \ Series
Amon Carter Museum of American Art, Fort Worth, Texas
© The Dorothea Lange Collection, the Oakland Museum of California. Gift of Paul S. Taylor
Black Every Day: Photographs from the Carter CollectionJune 11–September 11, 2022
Exploring more than 100 years of photographic representations of Black American experiences, Black Every Day: Photographs from the Carter Collection includes over 50 historical and contemporary art photographs and over 100 vernacular images. Works by both iconic artists and unidentified community members showcase the everyday moments of Black life.