Collection Artwork
Edward Weston (Highland Park, Illinois, 1886 – 1958)
Portrait of a Man (Robert Fuller)
platinum contact print mounted on paper
7 1/2 x 9 1/2 in.
The Jack Shear Collection of Photography at the Tang Teaching Museum
with R. Vance Martin, San Francisco, California; (Christie’s, New York, New York, “Modern Visions: Exceptional Photography” sale, 17-18 February 2016, lot 199); purchased by Jack Shear, New York; given to the Tang Teaching Museum, 2017.
Signed and dated in pencil, on board, lower right, below image: Edward Weston 1922
Inscribed in pencil in unknown hand, verso: San Francisco

Ongoing Research

Research on our collection is ongoing. If you have resources you’d like to share, please contact Associate Curator Rebecca McNamara.
Pattern by Monica Andrews '19
Inspired by the exhibition 3-D Doings: The Imagist Object in Chicago Art, 1964-1980
The Tang Pattern Project celebrates the Museum’s 20th anniversary. Organized by Head of Design Jean Tschanz-Egger, past and current Tang Design Interns created patterns inspired by the Museum’s exhibition and event history.