Brett Weston


Fifteen plates from the "Fifteen Photographs Of Japan" portfolio, 1970

Each: Gelatin silver print on paper mounted to a board mount
Each: Signed and dated in pencil near the lower corners of the board mount: Brett Weston; Brett Weston, Carmel, CA, self-published
Image/Sheet of each: 9.5" H x 7.75" W; Mount of each: 15" H x 13.25" W

  • Provenance: The Estate of Dr. Amy Conger
  • Notes: These 15 hand-signed images from 1970 document Brett Weston's only trip to Japan. He self published just 50 examples of the portfolio "Fifteen Photographs of Japan" during the same year as he made the trip. Please note that this lot is comprised of the only the photographs. This set is lacking its original, linen-covered, four-fold portfolio box, each of which Weston signed, dated, and inscribed in pencil on the inside box flap.
  • Condition: Each overall good condition. One of fifteen examined out of the frame.

    Framed under glass: 18.5" H x 14.5" W x 1" D or the reverse

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