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Ansel Adams (American, 1902-1984) Alders, Prairie Creek Beach, Northern California

Auction:
3248B
Lot:
112
Sold for:
$2,091$1,700

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Auction:
American & European Works of Art - 3248B
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
May 10, 2019 10:00AM

Description:

Ansel Adams (American, 1902-1984)

Alders, Prairie Creek Beach, Northern California, 1949, plate 8 from the Ansel Adams Portfolio VI, 1974, published by Parasol Press, Ltd., New York. Signed "Ansel Adams" in pencil on mount l.r., numbered "VI-8 18/110" in pencil on mount l.l. Gelatin silver print mounted to board, image/sheet size 15 1/2 x 19 3/8 in. (39.2 x 49.0 cm), framed.
Condition: Facing mat glued to backing mat, and backing mat glued to foamcore.
Estimate $3,000-5,000

Exceedingly subtle rub to the surface, just visible in raking light and unable to be captured in a photo. It effects the the sheen of the surface and does not effect the texture.


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Parasol Press Ltd., Ansel, Foamcore, Mat, Pencil, Photographers, Photography, Picture framing, Sierra Nevada, Visual arts

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