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Edward Weston

'Dunes, Oceano'

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October 5, 03:03 PM GMT


60,000 - 90,000 USD

Lot Details


Edward Weston

1886 - 1958

'Dunes, Oceano'

gelatin silver print, mounted, initialed and dated in pencil on the mount, signed, titled, and dated in pencil on the reverse, 1936, probably printed in the 1940s

image: 7 ½ by 9 ½ in. (19.1 by 24.1 cm.)

frame: 13 ½ by 15 ¼ in. (34.3 by 38.7 cm.)

Private collection, Oberlin, Ohio

Gift of the above to the present owner, 1980

Conger 939

Edward Weston: Fifty Years (Aperture, 1973), p. 167

Beaumont Newhall, Supreme Instants: The Photography of Edward Weston (Boston, 1986), cover and pl. 68

Carl Haenlein, Anton Josef Trcka, Edward Weston, Helmut Newton: The Artificial of the Real (Hanover, 1998), p. 121

Theodore E. Stebbins, Jr., Karen Quinn, and Leslie Furth, Edward Weston: Photography and Modernism (Boston: Museum of Fine Arts, 1999), pl. 81

Jennifer A. Watts, ed., Edward Weston, A Legacy (Los Angeles: The Huntington Library, 2003), p. 28

Kurt Markus, Dune: Edward & Brett Weston (Kalispell, Montana, 2003), p. 91

Manfred Heiting, ed., Edward Weston (Köln, 2004), p. 145