Florence Owens Thompson
Charcoal on A2 paper, from a photograph taken by Dorothea Lange in 1936. It was called 'Migrant Mother' and became the iconic face of hardship in the great depression of the 30's. Although not attributed with the photograph, her name was Florence Owens Thompson.
About the Artist
Self-taught and still learning. Since being given some watercolour paints some years ago, it revived my interest in painting. Now retired, I particularly like to indulge my time in portraits, landscapes and seascapes. Charcoal sketches of family is a particular favourite. Mediums I have used…View full profile