Shrimp Boats, Morgan City, Louisiana

A work made of gelatin silver print.

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  • A work made of gelatin silver print.

Date:

1941, printed 1953/54

Artist:

Edward Weston (American, 1886–1958)
printed by Brett Weston (American, 1911–1993)

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Photography

Artist

Edward Weston

Title

Shrimp Boats, Morgan City, Louisiana

Origin

United States

Date

1941

Medium

Gelatin silver print

Inscriptions

Inscribed recto, on mount, lower right, below image, in graphite: "EW1941"; verso unchecked; verso, on mount, center, printed on sticker, in black ink: "The Photographs of Edward Weston / A comprehensive series of 830 photographs selected by Edward / Weston in 1953 as representative of his life’s work, and printed / under his direction by Brett Weston. / This print is one of an edition of six from the negative. / No. [typed in black ink] L 41-Mi-1 / Title [typed in black ink] Shrimp Boats, Louisiana, 1941;” verso, lower right, in graphite: “59.807 / RX 3032”

Dimensions

19.1 × 24.1 cm (image/paper); 34.9 × 40.5 cm (mount)

Credit Line

Gift of Max McGraw

Reference Number

1959.807

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