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
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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