Ansel Adams (American, 1902-1984); Clearing Winter Storm, Yosemite National Park, California;
Lot 432
Ansel Adams (American, 1902-1984); Clearing Winter Storm, Yosemite National Park, California;
Sold for US$ 42,000 inc. premium
Auction Details
Ansel Adams (American, 1902-1984); Clearing Winter Storm, Yosemite National Park, California; Ansel Adams (American, 1902-1984); Clearing Winter Storm, Yosemite National Park, California;
Lot Details
Ansel Adams (American, 1902-1984)
Clearing Winter Storm, Yosemite National Park, California, 1944
Gelatin silver print, printed 1961, signed in ink on the mount, framed; accompanied by a typed letter, dated 28 September 1961, signed by Alice Adams ink.
15 1/2 x 19in

Footnotes

  • Provenance:
    Acquired by the present owner directly from the artist in 1961 (see letter to the owner)

    Literature:
    Ansel Adams, Morgan & Morgan, Hastings-on-Hudson, 1972, pl. 71
    Ansel Adams: Yosemite and the Range of Light, Little, Brown and Co., Boston, 1979, cover
    Szarkowski, John, The Portfolios of Ansel Adams, New York Graphics Society, Little, Brown and Co., Boston, 1977, p. 49
    Szarkowski, John, Ansel Adams at 100, Little, Brown and Co., Boston, 2001, pl. 89
    Adams, Ansel, Ansel Adams: An Autobiography, Little, Brown and Co., Boston, 1985, p. 243
    Haas, Karen E. and Rebecca A. Senf, Ansel Adams in the Lane Collection, Museum of Fine Arts, Boston, 2005, pl. 57
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