01-28-2011 01-28-2011
Skinner Auctions
Skinner Auctions Boston MA
2535B Boston
January 28, 2011 12:00 PMCalender
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Edward Weston (American, 1886-1958), Cole Weston, printer (American, 1919-2003) Nude (Margrethe)

$3,851$3,250
Auction: American & European Works of Art - 2535B Location: Boston Date / Time: January 28, 2011 12:00PM

Description:

Edward Weston (American, 1886-1958), Cole Weston, printer (American, 1919-2003)

Nude (Margrethe), 1923, printed c. 1970. Stamped "NEGATIVE BY Edward Weston PRINT BY" on the reverse of the mount, signed "Cole Weston" in pencil on the reverse of the mount. Gelatin silver print, sheet/image size 7 3/8 x 9 in. (18.8 x 22.7 cm), matted, unframed.
Condition: Good.

Provenance: From the collection of Austin Lamont, by family descent.

Estimate $1,000-1,500

Photograph is mounted on a mat board sheet measuring 13 1/4 x 15 inches. Mount has minor wear in the corners. In addition to the Weston stamp and Cole Weston pencil signature on the reverse, the mount is further inscribed "24N" u.l., "Nude, 1923" u.r., and numbered "1986-43/22/W22/0907" l.c., and "G559" l.r., all on the reverse.

No other condition issues to report.

Keywords

Cole Weston, Edward Weston, Austin Lamont