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Ansel Adams (American, 1902-1984) Frozen Lake and Cliffs, Sierra Nevada, Sequoia National Park, California

Auction:
3010B
Lot:
137
Sold for:
$6,150$5,000

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Auction:
American & European Works of Art - 3010B
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
May 19, 2017 12:00PM

Description:

Ansel Adams (American, 1902-1984)

Frozen Lake and Cliffs, Sierra Nevada, Sequoia National Park, California, 1932, printed later. Unsigned. Mural-sized gelatin silver print on double-weight paper, image size 28 3/8 x 36 3/8 in. (72.0 x 92.5 cm), unmatted, unframed.
Condition: 2 1/4 inch vertical tear in margin l.l. edge, sheet curling, minor soiling on the verso, graphite cropping lines at various points along image edges.

Provenance: The collection of a former Polaroid Corporation employee (1966-1989).
Estimate $10,000-15,000

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