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Ansel Adams (American, 1902-1984) Graduation Dress, Yosemite Valley, California

Auction:
3072B
Lot:
104
Sold for:
$1,476$1,200

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Auction:
American & European Works of Art - 3072B
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
January 26, 2018 10:00AM

Description:

Ansel Adams (American, 1902-1984)

Graduation Dress, Yosemite Valley, California, 1948, printed later, from Portfolio VI, published by Parasol Press, LTD., New York, 1974. Signed "Ansel Adams" in pencil on the mount l.r., numbered "VI-5 49/110" in pencil on the mount l.l., Ansel Adams portfolio stamp on the mount verso at center. Gelatin silver print mounted to board, image/sheet size 19 3/8 x 15 1/4 in. (49.2 x 38.7 cm), matted, unframed.
Condition: Linen tape affixed to upper corners of the mount.
Estimate $1,500-2,500

Mount measures 29 x 23 in. (73.5 x 58.3 cm). The print is in good condition. Minor soiling on the mount verso. 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

Parasol Press LTD., Ansel, Ansel Adams, California, Hypochondriacs, Photography, Sierra Nevada, Yosemite National Park

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