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Ansel Adams (American, 1902-1984) Seaweed and Pebbles

Auction:
2895B
Lot:
108
Sold for:
$1,230$1,000

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Auction:
American & European Works of Art - 2895B
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
May 13, 2016 12:00PM

Description:

Ansel Adams (American, 1902-1984)

Seaweed and Pebbles, 1960s. Signed "Ansel Adams" in ballpoint pen on the mount l.r. Gelatin silver print mounted on Crescent illustration board, image/sheet size 15 x 19 1/8 in. (38.2 x 48.5 cm), unmatted, unframed.
Condition: Pinpoint emulsion loss l.r., minor wear to mount corners, mount recto lightly soiled and discolored.

Provenance: From the collection of a former Polaroid Corporation employee (1966-1989).
Estimate $1,500-2,500

Mount measures 21 7/8 x 27 7/8 in. (55.6 x 70.8 cm). No additional issues to report.


The absence of a condition statement does not imply that the lot is in perfect condition or completely free from wear and tear, imperfections or the effects of aging. Condition requests can be obtained via email (lot inquiry button) or by telephone to the appropriate gallery location (Boston/617.350.5400 or Marlborough/508.970.3000). Any condition statement given, as a courtesy to a client, is only an opinion and should not be treated as a statement of fact. Skinner Inc. shall have no responsibility for any error or omission.

Keywords

Polaroid Corporation, Seaweed, Ansel, Ansel Adams, Emulsion, Guggenheim Fellows, Hypochondriacs, Sierra Club, Sierra Nevada, Yosemite National Park

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