ARTHUR WESLEY DOW (1857 - 1922)
"In the Petrified Forest - North Sigillana," USA, 1911; Silver emulsion print; Pencil titled and dated on reverse; Sight: 13 7/8" x 10 1/2"; Provenance: Estate of Arthur Wesley Dow; George and Barbara P. Wright, the photographer’s grand-niece; Private collection, Pennsylvania; Literature: Enyeart, "Harmony of Reflected Light: The Photographs of Arthur Wesley Dow," 2001, p. 163-64
Estimate: $3,500 - $4,500
Sheet size 14 1/4" x 10 7/8". Sheet is loose, minor time-toning throughout. A couple of tiny foxing spots in margins, one larger on lower edge of verso. Minor folds to upper left and bottom right corners, outside of image. A few minor indentations, abrasions, and imperfections in sky.