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Skinner Auctions
Skinner Auctions Boston MA
3100B Boston
May 11, 2018 10:00 AMCalender

Brett Weston (American, 1911-1993) Dunes, White Sands

Auction: American & European Works of Art - 3100B Location: Boston Date / Time: May 11, 2018 10:00AM


Brett Weston (American, 1911-1993)

Dunes, White Sands, 1946, printed 1989. Signed "Brett Weston" in pencil on the mount l.r., numbered "20/25" in pencil on the mount l.l. Gelatin silver print mounted to board, image/sheet size 18 7/8 x 23 1/2 in. (47.8 x 59.5 cm), unmatted, unframed.
Condition: Good.

Provenance: A private Massachusetts collection.

N.B. For his final portfolio, printed in 1989 in an edition of 25, Brett Weston made large-scale prints from what he selected as his best negatives. Each negative was retired upon the completion of the project and eventually destroyed.
Estimate $1,000-1,500

Mount measures 29 3/4 x 32 3/4 in. (75.5 x 83.2 cm). No additional issues to report.

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