Ansel Adams (American, 1902-1984); Rainbow Falls, Yosemite National Park;
Lot 3
Ansel Adams (American, 1902-1984); Rainbow Falls, Yosemite National Park;
Sold for US$ 4,880 inc. premium
Auction Details
Photographs New York
19 May 2009 13:00 EDT

Auction 17098
Lot Details
Ansel Adams (American, 1902-1984)
Rainbow Falls, Yosemite National Park, 1929
Gelatin silver print on Dassonville Charcoal Black paper, plate 11 from 'The Sierra Club Outing 1929' portfolio, signed 'Ansel E. Adams' and numbered '11' in pencil in the margin.
This lot and the following two are rare examples of Adams's early work. The portfolio was in an edition of 25, of which perhaps only 8 copies of the whole portfolio were made.
7 1/4 x 5 1/2in


  • Provenance:
    From the collection of Oliver Galgiani, San Francisco

Saleroom notices

  • provenance should read: Collection of Oliver Gagliani, by descent to his family
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