Edward Weston


"Let's Play Hookey," 1911

Platinum print on paper mounted to a thin brown board mount
Signed lower right in pencil on the mount, lower right: E. Weston; dated on the image lower right; signed again in pencil, on the mount, verso
Image/Sheet: 6" H x 4.5" W; Mount: 9" H x 6.25" W

  • Provenance: The Estate of Dr. Amy Conger
  • Literature: Karen Haas, "Edward Weston: The Early Years" (Boston: Museum of Fine Arts, 2018), plate 15.
    "American Photography" 6, no. 11 (November 1912): plate 643.
    "American Annual of Photography" (1914): 61.
  • Condition: Overall good condition. Very slight abrasion along the extreme sheet edges. Residue from previous adhesive along the upper edge of the sheet, verso. The sheet is hinged to the mount in two places with pieces of tape affixed to the verso of the upper sheet edge.

    Framed under Plexiglas: 16" H x 13" W x 1.25" D

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