Ansel Adams (American, 1902-1984); Carolyn Anspacher, San Francisco;
Lot 13
Ansel Adams (American, 1902-1984); Carolyn Anspacher, San Francisco;
Sold for US$ 3,416 inc. premium
Auction Details
Photographs New York
10 May 2011 13:00 EDT

Auction 18561
Lot Details
Ansel Adams (American, 1902-1984)
Carolyn Anspacher, San Francisco, 1932
Gelatin silver print, printed 1930s, mounted on slick white board, signed in pencil on the mount; the credit label 'Photograph by Ansel Easton Adams/San Francisco' (BMFA 3) on mount verso, framed.

According to specialists in Adams's work, there were probably no more than five vintage prints of this image. Anspecher was a reporter for the San Francisco Chronicle and amateur actress
8 1/2 x 6 1/4in

Footnotes

  • Literature:
    Morgan & Morgan, pl. 18, The Eloquent Light, p. 101
Activities
Contacts
  1. Julie Kuschke
    Auction Administration - Photographs
    Bonhams
    Work
    220 San Bruno Avenue
    San Francisco, 94103
    United States
    Work +1 415 503 3256
    FaxFax: +1 415 503 3300
Similar items
Ansel Adams (American, 1902-1984); Clearing Winter Storm, Yosemite National Park, California; Ansel Adams (American, 1902-1984); Clearing Winter Storm, Yosemite National Park, California; Ansel Adams (American, 1902-1984); Parmelian Prints of the High Sierras; Ansel Adams (American, 1902-1984); Moon and Half Dome, Yosemite National Park; Ansel Adams (American, 1902-1984); Aspens, Northern New Mexico; Ansel Adams (American, 1902-1984); Moonrise, Hernandez, New Mexico;