Image Copyright Restricted

El Pinguino

1926
Edward Weston (American, 1886–1958)


Dimensions

Sheet: 23.8 x 19.4 cm (9 3/8 x 7 5/8 in.) Mount: 46 x 39.5 cm (18 x 15 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

2017.1732

Medium or Technique

Photograph, platinum or palladium print

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Photography

Classifications

Photographs

Inscription

Verso pt b.l.: Edward Weston/Mexico 1926; b.r.: 500; on mt below pt l.: E W 3/50; b.l. corner:84; verso mt u.l.: El Pinguino; u.c.: (not EW)1926; u.r.: (not EW) 10-J

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