DR. DAIN L. TASKER
a group of 4 photographs, comprising 'Philodendron'; 'Canterbury Bells from Betty's Garden'; 'Formosum Lily'; and 'X-ray of a Lily,' each mounted, signed, titled, and one dated '1938' in pencil on the mount, each framed, circa 1930s (4)
Various sizes to 15⅞ by 12¾ in. (40.3 by 32.4 cm.)
Although these prints have not been examined out of their frames, they appear to be in generally excellent condition.
'Canterbury Bells from Betty's Garden': There is a foxmark at the right edge of the mount.
'Formosum Lily': There is a foxmark at the left edge of the mount.
'X-ray of a Lily': This photograph is on a two-tone mount. There is foxing on the mount, which does not affect the fine presentation of the photograph.
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By descent through the photographer's family