Mary Jeannette Edwards (American, 1906-1974), Untitled (Hands in Sand), signed "Mary Jeannette Edwards" in pencil on the mount l.r., gelatin silver print, 7 1/8 x 7 7/8 in., matted, unframed, (pale staining to image, mount toned and brittle with tears/losses to edges); and Polly Brown (American, b. 1941), Rose and Jason, Fall River, 1983, signed "Polly Brown" in ink l.r., titled and dated in ink l.l., gelatin silver print, image size 11 7/8 x 18 in., matted, unframed, (rippling near edges).
Provenance: From the collection of Austin Lamont, by family descent.
The mount is toned and very brittle with nicks and tears to its edges, and with a loss to the corner lower right. There are pale stains within the image l.c.