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Brett Weston (American, 1911-1993) Lava Flow, Hawaii

Auction:
3140B
Lot:
139
Sold for:
$800$650

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Auction:
American & European Works of Art - 3140B
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
September 21, 2018 10:00AM

Description:

Brett Weston (American, 1911-1993)

Lava Flow, Hawaii, c. 1980. Signed "Brett Weston" in pencil on the mount l.r. Gelatin silver print mounted to board, image/sheet size 12 7/8 x 10 1/2 in. (32.5 x 26.5 cm), framed.
Condition: Scattered subtle fox marks on mount l.l.

Provenance: Purchased from Aperture, New York, by the current owner c. 1995. The photograph was one of seventy-one prints offered; a copy of the sales brochure accompanies the lot.
Estimate $1,000-1,500

Mount measures 15 x 18 in. (38.0 x 45.5 cm). FRamed with glass. No additional issues to report.


The absence of a condition statement does not imply that the lot is in perfect condition or completely free from wear and tear, imperfections or the effects of aging. Condition requests can be obtained via email (lot inquiry button) or by telephone to the appropriate gallery location (Boston/617.350.5400 or Marlborough/508.970.3000). Any condition statement given, as a courtesy to a client, is only an opinion and should not be treated as a statement of fact. Skinner Inc. shall have no responsibility for any error or omission.

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Brett Weston, Gelatin dessert, Guggenheim Fellows, Weston

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