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  • All fields: Weston, Edward, 1886-1958
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    • Maud Allan

    • Weston, Edward, 1886-1958
    • A portrait of the actress Maud Allan wearing a loose, flowing gown.
    • Allen, Maude, d. 1956; Actresses; Portrait photography; Black-and-white photography; Photography-California; Silver gelatin print
    • Ruth St. Denis (In Geisha Dress)

    • Weston, Edward, 1886-1958
    • Ruth St. Denis in costume for a Japanese Dance of the Genroku Period. Though this image seems to be staged rather than taken from an actual performance, St. Denis did have a number of dances in which she wore Japanese Geisha costumes. The most...
    • Portrait photography; Black-and-white photography; St. Denis, Ruth, 1880-1968; Dance costume; Kimonos; Photography-California
    • Portrait of a Man

    • Weston, Edward, 1886-1958
    • Early twentieth century black and white photographic print of a portrait of a man in a suit and a black beret.
    • Black-and-white photography; Portrait photography; Men; Men's clothing; Berets; Photography-California
    • Ruth St. Denis

    • Weston, Edward, 1886-1958
    • Portrait of the dancer Ruth St. Denis, wearing an elaborate costume. One in a series of photographs of St. Denis taken by Weston, this image presents her as a delicate and picturesque icon. Weston's work before 1920 often features both a soft...
    • Portrait photography; Black-and-white photography; St. Denis, Ruth, 1880-1968; Dance costume; Photography-California
    • Two Nudes (Marion Morgan Dancers?)

    • Weston, Edward, 1886-1958; Mather, Margrethe, 1885-1952
    • Two nude women, possibly Marion Morgan Dancers, lounge on an over-sized concrete bench outdoors. One woman has a light swath of cloth across her lower torso and holds a mirror or fan.
    • Figure Study; Female nude in art; Photography of the nude; Women; Photography-California; Women photographers; Platinum print
    • No. 1 Tatsujin

    • Weston, Edward, 1886-1958
    • A photograph of a man wearing a Japanese fighting mask (Tatsujin).
    • Portrait photography; Photography-California; Masks-Japan; Black-and-white photography; Costume; Costume-Japan; Figure
    • Boulders, Monterey

    • Weston, Edward, 1886-1958
    • A close-up photograph of a group of smooth rocks in Monterey, CA.
    • Black-and-white photography; Still Life; Rocks; Landscape; California-Pictorial works; Photography-California; Nature
    • Japanese fighting mask

    • Weston, Edward, 1886-1958
    • A photograph of a man wearing a Japanese fighting mask.
    • Photography-California; Black-and-white photography; Costume; Gelatin silver print; Masks-Japan; Costume-Japan; Figure
    • Unsei

    • Weston, Edward, 1886-1958
    • Early twentieth century black and white photograph of a Japanese Unsei, dancer of ancient Japanese sword dances and magician. Unsei trnaslates from Japanese as Luck.
    • Black-and-white photography; Photography-California; Platinum print; Costume-Japan; Pictorialism (Photography movement); Swords

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