Two Shells
Edward Weston (American, 1886-1958)
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  • Artist Name: Edward Weston (American, 1886-1958)
  • Title: Two Shells
  • Date: 1927
  • Medium: Gelatin silver print
  • Dimensions: Image: 9-5/16 x 6-1/2 in. (23.7 x 16.5 cm)
  • Credit Line: Norton Simon Museum, The Blue Four Galka Scheyer Collection
  • Accession Number: PH.1953.609b
  • Copyright: © 2023 Center for Creative Photography, Arizona Board of Regents / Artists Rights Society (ARS), New York

Object Information

Edward Weston Photography

  • Norton Simon Museum, 1986-10-30 to 1987-04-05

A Precise Vision: Photography from the Galka Scheyer Collection

  • Norton Simon Museum, 1994-09-22 to 1996-04-28

Edward Weston: Still Life Photographs

  • Norton Simon Museum, 1991-10-03 to 1992-05-17

Twentieth Century Photography

  • Norton Simon Museum, 1986-05-29 to 1986-08-10

Significant Objects: The Spell of Still Life

  • Norton Simon Museum, 2012-07-20 to 2013-01-21

From Europe to California: Galka Scheyer and the Avant-Garde

  • Norton Simon Museum, 2003-05-16 to 2003-10-13

Maven of Modernism: Galka Scheyer in California

  • Norton Simon Museum, 2017-04-07 to 2017-09-25
  • The Blue Four Galka Scheyer Collection, Norton Simon Museum of Art at Pasadena, 1976, no. 453
  • Barnett, Vivian Endicott, The Blue Four Collection at the Norton Simon Museum, 2002, no. 492 pp. 476-477
  • Gloria Williams, The Collectible Moment: Catalogue of Photographs in the Norton Simon Museum, 2006, cat. 430 p. 270

Additional Artwork by Artist

California Vineyard Edward Weston 1933
Chard (Chinese Cabbage) Edward Weston 1927
Dunes, Oceano Edward Weston 1936

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