01-28-2011 01-28-2011
Skinner Auctions
Skinner Auctions Boston MA
2535B Boston
January 28, 2011 12:00 PMCalender
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Ansel Adams (American, 1902-1984) Eleven Images

$22,515$19,000
Auction: American & European Works of Art - 2535B Location: Boston Date / Time: January 28, 2011 12:00PM

Description:

Ansel Adams (American, 1902-1984)

Eleven Images from WHAT MAJESTIC WORLD: IN MEMORY OF RUSSELL VARIAN/PORTFOLIO FOUR, 1963, total edition of 260. Each signed "Ansel Adams" in pencil on the mount, numbered "134" in red ink on the colophon pages. Gelatin silver prints, mount sizes 14 x 18 in. (35.5 x 45.7 cm), presented within the original portfolio cover (worn).
Condition: Minor wear and staining to edges of mounts, plates II, III, IV, and VII are not included in the lot.
Estimate $25,000-35,000

N.B. The photographs themselves vary in size although the mounts do not.