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Ghost Sets, “M.G.M.”

1939
Edward Weston (American, 1886–1958)


Dimensions

Sheet: 19.4 x 24.3 cm double mt.

Accession Number

2017.3325

Medium or Technique

Photograph, gelatin silver print

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Photography

Classifications

Photographs

Inscription

On mt. below pt. b.r.: E W 1939; verso of mt. u.l.: LA-MGM-9G/1939; c.: Ghost Sets, “M.G.M.”/Edward Weston/1939 MOMA 1946: 46.203.4 (no label) PP: MGM Studios, 1939

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