Xenia Kashevaroff

Artist: Edward Weston (American, Highland Park, Illinois 1886–1958 Carmel, California)

Date: 1931

Medium: Gelatin silver print

Dimensions: 23.6 x 17.1 cm. (9 5/16 x 6 3/4 in.)

Classification: Photographs

Credit Line: The Elisha Whittelsey Collection, The Elisha Whittelsey Fund, 1972

Accession Number: 1972.520.2

Rights and Reproduction: © 2018 Artists Rights Society (ARS), New York

Not on view
Inscription: Inscribed in pencil on the mount, recto below BRC of print: "Edward Weston// Carmel"; BRC: "2"
Xenia Kashevaroff Cage

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.