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Chayotes

1924
Edward Weston (American, 1886–1958)


Dimensions

Sheet: 19.4 x 24.3 cm (7 5/8 x 9 9/16 in.) Mount: 35.6 x 39 cm (14 x 15 3/8 in.)

Accession Number

2017.1677

Medium or Technique

Photograph, platinum or palladium print

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Photography

Classifications

Photographs

Inscription

Verso pt b.l.: Edward Weston/Mexico 1924; b.r.: Chayotes/Batea/Petate; on mt below pt. l.: E W 3/50; b.l. corner: “Chayotes”; b.r.: corner: Edward Weston/Mexico 1924; verso mt u.l.: 22V (circled)/Chayotes/Edward Weston; u.c.: (WHL) 1924; l.c.: SFMA label 9/14/37; b.r.: MOMA loan label E.L.42.1260

Provenance

Between 1967 and 1973, sold by the family of the artist to William H. Lane (b. 1914 - d. 1995) and Saundra B. Lane, Lunenburg, MA; 2016, gift of Saundra B. Lane to the MFA. (Accession Date: September 28, 2016)

Credit Line

The Lane Collection