biografía de Arthur ROTHSTEIN (1915-1985)

Lugar de defunción: New Rochelle, NY

Direcciones: New Rochelle, NY

Profesión: Photographer, teacher

Estudios: Columbia Univ.

Exposiciones: numerous gallery and museum solos nationwide

Asociaciones: Am. Soc. Mag. Photographers (founder)

Obra: LOC; IMP/GEH; MoMA; other major collections

Comentarios: One of the most important WPA photographers, during the Depression he was the first photographer hired by Roy Stryker for the Farm Security Administration. His best known image is "Dust Storm, Cimarron County, Oklahoma" (1936), which became the most widely published image in books and magazines of that era. Position: Look (staff, 1940; dir. photo., 1969); Parade mag (dir. photo., 1970s-on).

Fuentes: Witkin & London, 225; PHF files

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