Ruth Bernhard: Victorian House, San Francisco, 1963
Silver gelatin print.
9.5 x 6.5 in./ 24 x 16.5 cm.
Titled and signed on verso in Bernhard's own hand, with gift inscription, "Shedrick, dear friend/this vew from my house/seen through laughter and/sometime tears/In gratitude for your friendship/Ruth Bernhard"
Flush-mounted to board.
Offered in attractive gilt frame (19.25 x 23.25/49 x 59 cm.)
"To me...San Francisco is an ideal city, intellectually stimulating and naturally beautiful. The oceans and forests are close enough to refresh the spirit; the architecture is always exciting."--Ruth Bernhard
Excellent; with no surface flaws; frame with small nicks to lower border.