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Ansel Adams (American, 1902-1984) Ferns, Valley Floor

Auction:
3203B
Lot:
113
Sold for:
$1,169$950

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Auction:
American & European Works of Art - 3203B
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
January 25, 2019 10:00AM

Description:

Ansel Adams (American, 1902-1984)

Ferns, Valley Floor, 1948, printed later. Initialed "AA" in pencil l.r., "Special Edition Photographs of Yosemite" hand stamp on the mount verso. Gelatin silver print mounted to board, image/sheet size 9 5/8 x 7 5/8 in. (24.3 x 19.3 cm), framed.
Condition: The window mat is affixed to the mount edges with white tape, subtle lifting of emulsion at l.r. edge, minor soiling to the mount verso.
Estimate $1,000-1,500

Mount measures 14 x 11 in. (35.6 x 28.0 cm). The print surface is in good condition. 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.

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Ansel Adams, Emulsion, Gelatin dessert, Hypochondriacs, Mat, Matter, Natural sciences, Physical sciences, Sierra Nevada, Yosemite National Park

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