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Elisa Guerrero in Tehuantepec Costume in Doorway, EW or TM?

1924?
Edward Weston (American, 1886–1958)


Dimensions

Sheet: 23.8 x 18.6 cm (9 3/8 x 7 5/16 in.) unmtd, folded in 1/2 horiz.

Accession Number

2017.1663

Medium or Technique

Photograph, platinum or palladium print

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Photography

Classifications

Photographs

Inscription

Verso pt u.c.: (brown ink, Tina Modotti’s hand?): Spoiled print - To give an idea of the/windows in the lovely place we lived before-/Costume from Tehuantepec-/Posed by Xavier Guerrero’s sister-/Margrethe may be interested to see this-/Edward sends it-; l.l.: C.W.; l.r.: L

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