View 1 of Lot 9. Clearing Winter Storm, Yosemite National Park, California.
View 1 of Lot 9. Clearing Winter Storm, Yosemite National Park, California.
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Ansel Adams

Clearing Winter Storm, Yosemite National Park, California

Estimate:

250,000 - 350,000 USD

Ansel Adams

Ansel Adams

Clearing Winter Storm, Yosemite National Park, California

Clearing Winter Storm, Yosemite National Park, California

Estimate:

250,000 - 350,000 USD

Lot sold:

327,600

USD

Ansel Adams

1902 - 1984

Clearing Winter Storm, Yosemite National Park, California


mural-sized gelatin silver print, flush-mounted, signed, annotated 'I attest that this is my photograph - made as a good display print 15-20 years ago,' and dated '12-16.76' in ink on the reverse, framed, circa 1937, probably printed in the mid-1950s or early 1960s

image: 25 3/4 by 32 5/8 in. (65.4 by 82.9 cm.)

frame: 41 1/2 by 45 1/2 in. (105.4 by 115.6 cm.)

Private collection

Andrew Smith Gallery, Santa Fe, 2005

Liliane de Cock Morgan, ed., Ansel Adams (Hastings on Hudson, 1972), pl. 71

Ansel Adams, Ansel Adams: Yosemite and the Range of Light (Boston, 1979), cover

Ansel Adams, Examples: The Making of 40 Photographs (Boston, 1983), p. 102

James Alinder, Ansel Adams 1902-1984 (Carmel, 1984), p. 34

Ansel Adams and Mary Street Alinder, Ansel Adams: An Autobiography (Boston, 1985), p. 243

James Alinder and John Szarkowski, Ansel Adams: Classic Images (Boston, 1985), pl. 46

Mary Street Alinder and Andrea Gray Stillman, Ansel Adams: Letters and Images 1916-1984 (Boston, 1988), p. 369

Andrea G. Stillman, ed., Yosemite: Ansel Adams (Boston, 1995), unpaginated

Mary Street Alinder, Ansel Adams: A Biography (New York, 1996), unpaginated

John P. Schaefer, The Ansel Adams Guide, Book 1: Basic Techniques of Photography (Boston, 1999), fig. 9.10-11

John Szarkowski, Ansel Adams at 100 (Boston, 2001), p. 89

Karen Haas and Rebecca Senf, Ansel Adams in The Lane Collection (Boston, 2005), pl. 57

Andrea G. Stillman, Ansel Adams: 400 Photographs (Boston, 2007), p. 123

Andrea G. Stillman, Looking at Ansel Adams: The Photographs and the Man (New York, 2012), p. 102

Peter Galassi, Ansel Adams in Yosemite Valley: Celebrating the Park at 150, (Boston, 2014), p. 191

Lubbock, Texas Tech University, Ansel Adams: American Master, Selections from the David H. Arrington Collection, August 2015 – January 2016