London, South Kensington
21 May 2010
BRETT WESTON (1911-1993)
Church Door, New York, 1940
gelatin silver print
signed, titled, dated and annotated in pencil (verso)
9 3/8 x 7½ in. (29.8 x 21.6 cm.)
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Hall (editor), Photography Year Book 1954, Photography Magazine Ltd, pl. 135.
The caption confirms: 'Only a really big camera can give the fine detail and texture rendering of a picture like this.... The subject is an old doorway in New York City.'
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