188
188
Edward Weston
1886-1958
NUDE (MIRIAM LERNER)
Estimate
20,00030,000
LOT SOLD. 51,400 USD
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188
Edward Weston
1886-1958
NUDE (MIRIAM LERNER)
Estimate
20,00030,000
LOT SOLD. 51,400 USD
JUMP TO LOT

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Edward Weston
1886-1958
1886-1958
NUDE (MIRIAM LERNER)
annotated 'L' in an unidentified hand in pencil on the reverse, matted, 1925 (Conger 169; Form of the Nude, p. 44; Edward Weston Nudes, p. 41; Book of Nudes, pl. 1 and p. 79)
7 1/2 by 9 in. (19.1 by 22.9 cm.)
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Provenance

The photographer to Miriam Lerner, around 1925

Zeitlin & Ver Brugge Booksellers, Los Angeles, as agent

Acquired by Eric Read Aitkin, Yonkers, from the above, 1969

By descent to the present owner

Catalogue Note

Of the four nude studies of Miriam Lerner offered in this catalogue (see Lots 4, 6, and 187), the present image is the only one recorded in Amy Conger's Edward Weston: Photographs from the Collection of the Center for Creative Photography.  Conger locates prints of this image in three institutional collections: the J. Paul Getty Museum, Malibu; the Worchester, Massachusetts, Art Museum: and a Project Print in the collection of the University of California at Santa Cruz.  Another print of this image is known in a private collection. 

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