EDWARD WESTON | 'SHELL'
EDWARD WESTON | 'SHELL'
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EDWARD WESTON | 'SHELL'

Estimate: 5,000 - 7,000 USD

EDWARD WESTON | 'SHELL'

Estimate: 5,000 - 7,000 USD

Lot Sold:6,875USD

Lot Details

Description

EDWARD WESTON

1886-1958

'SHELL'


mounted, signed, titled, dated, and numbered '1S' in pencil and stamped by Cole Weston, the photographer's son, on the reverse, framed, 1927, printed posthumously by Cole Weston (Conger 544)

9¼ by 7½ in. (23.5 by 19.1 cm.)

Condition Report

This photograph is in generally very good condition. When examined closely in raking light, the following are visible: scattered matte spots, likely foxing, and silvering along the edges. There is a small bump to the upper left edge.


There are scattered rust-colored deposits on the front and reverse of the mount.


In response to your inquiry, we are pleased to provide you with a general report of the condition of the property described above. Since we are not professional conservators or restorers, we urge you to consult with a restorer or conservator of your choice who will be better able to provide a detailed, professional report. Prospective buyers should inspect each lot to satisfy themselves as to condition and must understand that any statement made by Sotheby's is merely a subjective qualified opinion.

NOTWITHSTANDING THIS REPORT OR ANY DISCUSSIONS CONCERNING CONDITION OF A LOT, ALL LOTS ARE OFFERED AND SOLD "AS IS" IN ACCORDANCE WITH THE CONDITIONS OF SALE PRINTED IN THE CATALOGUE.

Cataloguing

Provenance

Cole Weston, Monterey, 1980

Photographs
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