Image Copyright Restricted

Shells

1927
Edward Weston (American, 1886–1958)


Dimensions

Sheet: 23.8 x 18.7 cm (9 3/8 x 7 3/8 in.), double mt.

Accession Number

2017.1791

Medium or Technique

Photograph, gelatin silver print

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Photography

Classifications

Photographs

Inscription

On 2nd mt below pt. r.: E W 1927; verso of mt. u.l.: 13S/’27; u.c.: -Shells-/Edward Weston, 1927

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