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Portrait of Cole Weston and His Wife, Dorothy

A work made of gelatin silver print.

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  • A work made of gelatin silver print.

Date:

1945, printed 1953/54

Artist:

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

About this artwork

Status

Currently Off View

Department

Photography and Media

Artist

Edward Weston

Title

Portrait of Cole Weston and His Wife, Dorothy

Place

United States (Artist's nationality:)

Date  Dates are not always precisely known, but the Art Institute strives to present this information as consistently and legibly as possible. Dates may be represented as a range that spans decades, centuries, dynasties, or periods and may include qualifiers such as c. (circa) or BCE.

Made 1945

Medium

Gelatin silver print

Inscriptions

Inscribed recto, on mount, lower right, below image, in graphite: "EW1945"; stamped verso, on mount, upper left, in blue ink: illegible; inscribed verso, on mount, upper center, in graphite: "- Cole and Dorothy - / Edward Weston 1945"; verso, on mount, center, in graphite: Property of Brett Weston"; verso, on mount, center, in graphite: "RX 4623 / 64.135"

Dimensions

Image: 19.3 × 24.2 cm (7 5/8 × 9 9/16 in.); Mount: 34.7 × 39.5 cm (13 11/16 × 15 9/16 in.)

Credit Line

Photography and Media Purchase Fund; gift of Everett Kovler

Reference Number

1964.135

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