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    Description

    Edward Weston (American, 1886-1958)
    Dunes, Oceano, 1936
    Gelatin silver
    7-1/2 x 9-1/2 inches (19.1 x 24.1 cm)
    Initialed and dated in pencil mount recto.

    PROVENANCE:
    Dody Thompson Weston;
    Gift to the present owner's father, 1950s.

    LITERATURE:
    Beaumont Newhall, The Photographs of Edward Weston, The Museum of Modern Art, 1946, page 22;
    James Enyeart, Edward Weston's California Landscapes, Little, Brown, and Co., 1984, plate 73;
    Amy Conger, Edward Weston: Photographs from the Collection of the Center for Creative Photography, 1992, figure 941;
    Jennifer Watts, Edward Weston: A Legacy, The Huntington Library, 2003, plate 11.


    Condition Report*: Sheet is dry mounted to board, and then cornered to mat board; six scratches to the center of the image with repairs, most noticeable in raking light; extremely minor edgewear along the upper edge; foxing to the mount verso.
    *Heritage Auctions strives to provide as much information as possible but encourages in-person inspection by bidders. Statements regarding the condition of objects are only for general guidance and should not be relied upon as complete statements of fact, and do not constitute a representation, warranty or assumption of liability by Heritage. Some condition issues may not be noted in the condition report but are apparent in the provided photos which are considered part of the condition report. Please note that we do not de-frame lots estimated at $1,000 or less and may not be able to provide additional details for lots valued under $500. Heritage does not guarantee the condition of frames and shall not be liable for any damage/scratches to frames, glass/acrylic coverings, original boxes, display accessories, or art that has slipped in frames. All lots are sold "AS IS" under the Terms & Conditions of Auction.

    Auction Info

    Auction Dates
    April, 2019
    6th Saturday
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 1
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