| Amy Conger |
Portrait of Beaumont Newhall with Photographs
3 x 4-1/2 in. (76 x 114 mm)
Signed and dated in ink on verso with long note to Dody Weston Thompson. Conger, a photo historian (Edward Weston in Mexico, 1923-1926 nad Edward Weston: Photographs from the Collection of the Center for Creative Photography), describes Newhall laughing so hard it was difficult for him to sign the portrait of Edward Weston on the desk in front of him. Provenance: artist; Dody Weston Thompson.Amy Conger is a teacher, photo historian and writer of numerous books on photography and photographers. She is considered to be a top expert on Edward Weston and his work.
Price: $1,000 Sale: $700 (ref. 13884)