Inscription: Inscribed in pencil on the mount, recto below BRC of print: "Edward Weston// Carmel"; BRC: "2"
Xenia Kashevaroff was the daughter of a Russian Orthodox priest in Alaska. She later married John Cage. Mrs. Cage remembered this sittign as occuring in 1930. Conger has dated group as 1931.
Conger, Amy. Edward Weston: Photographs from the Collection of the Center for Creative Photography. Tucson: Center for Creative Photography, Tucson, 1992. fig. 741.