09-11-2015 09-11-2015
Skinner Auctions
Skinner Auctions Boston MA
2840B Boston
September 11, 2015 12:00PMCalender
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Ansel Adams (American, 1902-1984) Five Photographs of Yosemite Valley: Including views of Nevada Fall, Mirror Lake, Half Dome as seen f

 
Auction: American & European Works of Art - 2840B Location: Boston Date / Time: September 11, 2015 12:00PM

Description:

Ansel Adams (American, 1902-1984)

Five Photographs of Yosemite Valley: Including views of Nevada Fall, Mirror Lake, Half Dome as seen from Glacier Point, and Yosemite Valley under snow, c. 1930. With Yosemite Park and Curry Co. labels and/or "Photographed in Yosemite by Ansel Adams" stamps in black ink on the verso. Glossy gelatin silver prints, image/sheet sizes to 8 x 9 7/8 in. (20.3 x 25.0 cm), matted, unframed.
Condition: Scattered minor surface scratches, accretions, and dings, corners slightly worn.
Estimate $4,000-6,000

Handling crease with break in emulsion in print of Mirror Lake l.l.; area of spot toning in Yosemite Valley under snow u.l.


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Keywords

Ansel, Ansel Adams, Glacier Point, Granite domes, Half Dome, Hetch Hetchy Project, Sierra Nevada, Yosemite, Yosemite National Park, Yosemite Valley