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Ships, San Francisco

1925
Edward Weston (American, 1886–1958)


Dimensions

Sheet: 19.2 x 23.8 cm (7 9/16 x 9 3/8 in.) Mount: 35.2 x 41 cm (13 7/8 x 16 1/8 in.)

Accession Number

2017.1767

Medium or Technique

Photograph, gelatin silver print

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Photography

Classifications

Photographs

Inscription

On mt. below pt. b.r.: E W 1925 (his?)
On verso, upper left: 10M / 1925 / (Ptd. by EW per WHL) / SAN FRANCISCO / Ships, Alameda / MoMA Art Lending Service no. 601-419 ... $55.
lower left: 49 - C.W.

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