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The Old Woman: 1935

The Old Woman: 1935

October 1935. "Interior of a home of prospective resettlement client. Brown County, Indiana." The old woman seen with her husband in an earlier post today. View full size. 35mm nitrate negative by Theodor Jung for the FSA.

 

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In a style reminscent of Walker Evans. The foreground still-life and the woman's Whistler's-Mother profile are brilliant. She is fading along with her possessions into the past.

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