Dorothea Lange & Ansel Adams

Dorothea LANGE and Ansel ADAMS
“The Immanence of God”, Utah, 1954
Vintage Gelatin Silver Print
12 x 9 3/4 inches (photograph size)
12 1/4 x 10 inches (mount size)
“Cr. Dorothea Lange Ansel Adams” handwritten on verso.
“Used in LIFE Sept 6, 1954” red ink stamp on verso.
This photograph was used in the LIFE magazine article “Three Morman Towns”,
published September 6, 1954.
Provenance: Originally from the Dixon Family Collection (Dorothea Lange's family.)

“Last year Miss Lange, whose documentary photographs are famous, and Mr. Adams, who is one of America's greatest scenic photographers, told LIFE of their desire to find and portray three towns which together might suggest the whole diversity and depth of Mormon life. LIFE commissioned the project and now presents the story, which they assembled with Writer Daniel Dixon.” (LIFE Magazine, “Three Morman Towns” page 91.)

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