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January 26, 2018 10:00 AMCalender

Brett Weston (American, 1911-1993) Mono Lake

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Auction: American & European Works of Art - 3072BLocation: BostonDate / Time: January 26, 2018 10:00AM


Brett Weston (American, 1911-1993)

Mono Lake, 1955, printed 1989. Signed "Brett Weston" in pencil on the mount l.r., numbered "20/25" in pencil on the mount l.l. Gelatin silver print mounted to board, image/sheet size 18 7/8 x 23 3/8 in. (48.0 x 59.5 cm),unmatted, unframed.
Condition: Scattered areas of subtle spot toning.

Provenance: A private Massachusetts collection.

N.B. For his final portfolio, printed in 1989 in an edition of 25, Brett Weston made large-scale prints from what he selected as his best negatives. Each negative was retired upon the completion of the project and eventually destroyed.
Estimate $1,000-1,500

The print is in good condition. There is a subtle brown spot or soiling on the mount at u.r. No additional issues to report.

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