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    Sale 2506 | Lot 128A
    Estimate: $2,500 - $3,500
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    • Sale 2506 Lot 128A

      EDWARD WESTON (1886-1958)/COLE WESTON (1919-2003)
      Toadstool. Silver print, the image measuring 7 1/2x9 1/4 inches (19.1x23.5 cm.), the mount 13x18 inches (33x45.7 cm.), with the Negative by Edward Weston/Print by Cole Weston notation, and the title, date, and negative number, in pencil, on mount verso. 1931; printed 1970s

      Estimate $2,500 - 3,500

      According to Weston historian Amy Conger, the photographer took six negatives of fungi but this image was the most popular.

      Weston, Edward Weston: The Daybooks II. California, p. 8; Supreme Instants: The Photography of Edward Weston, p. 35; The Art of Edward Weston, p. 24; Conger, Edward Weston: Photographs, cat. no. 645/1931.


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