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Ansel Adams (American, 1902-1984) Merced River, Reflection, Yosemite National Park

Auction:
3203B
Lot:
118
Sold for:
$4,920$4,000

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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)

Merced River, Reflection, Yosemite National Park, 1960s. Signed "Ansel Adams" in ink l.r., titled in ink with Carmel studio credit stamp on the mount verso. Gelatin silver print mounted to board, image/sheet size 19 1/2 x 15 1/8 in. (49.5 x 38.2 cm), framed.
Condition: Window mat is adhered to mount recto.

Provenance: Gift of the artist to Dr. Richard Young, a senior executive at the Polaroid Corporation from 1962-1982, by family descent.
Estimate $6,000-8,000

Mount measures 28 x 22 in. (71.0 x 55.7 cm). The print 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.

Keywords

Polaroid Corporation, Richard Young, Ansel, Ansel Adams, California, Hypochondriacs, Sierra Nevada, Yosemite National Park

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