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3072B Boston
January 26, 2018 10:00AMCalender

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

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


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.

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