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Brett Weston
MENDENHALL GLACIER, ALASKA
Estimate
48,00055,000
JUMP TO LOT
53
Brett Weston
MENDENHALL GLACIER, ALASKA
Estimate
48,00055,000
JUMP TO LOT

Details & Cataloguing

Boundless: Contemporary Art

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Hong Kong

Brett Weston
1911 - 1993
MENDENHALL GLACIER, ALASKA
Executed in 1973, printed later. 
signed and dated 1973 on the mount 
gelatin silver print
Image: 26.5 by 32 cm, 10 3/8  by 13 5/8  in.
Mount: 38.1 by 45.5 cm, 15 by 17 7/8  in.
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Provenance

Acquired directly from the artist by the present owner 

Literature

Brett Weston: Photographs from Five Decades, Aperture, New York, 1980, pl. 93
Master Photographers, Flammarion, Paris, 2012, pl. 85 

Catalogue Note

Best known as the son of photographer Edward Weston, Brett Weston was born in Los Angeles in 1911 and started his career working alongside his father. Travelling extensively with his family, Brett photographed numerous locales and experimented with many different styles until finally settling on high contrast black-and-white prints.

Boundless: Contemporary Art

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Hong Kong