View 1 of Lot 88. 'Golden Gate Bridge' (San Francisco, California).
View 1 of Lot 88. 'Golden Gate Bridge' (San Francisco, California).
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Ansel Adams

'Golden Gate Bridge' (San Francisco, California)

Estimate:

7,000 - 10,000 USD

Ansel Adams

Ansel Adams

'Golden Gate Bridge' (San Francisco, California)

'Golden Gate Bridge' (San Francisco, California)

Estimate:

7,000 - 10,000 USD

Lot sold:

7,560

USD

Ansel Adams

1902 - 1984

'Golden Gate Bridge' (San Francisco, California)


a unique Polaroid print, titled and inscribed 'For Scott S. F.' in ink, the photographer's 'Polaroid Land Photograph by Ansel Adams' stamps, titled, dated, and annotated in ink, on the reverse, overmatted, with the 'Photograph by Ansel Adams' stamp, signed by Virginia Best Adams in ink, framed, 1961; accompanied by a certificate of provenance, signed by Michael and Jeanne Adams (2)

image: 3 1/2 by 4 3/8 in. (8.9 by 11.1 cm.)

frame: 17 by 19 3/4 in. (43.2 by 50.2 cm.)

Collection of Virginia Best Adams

By descent to Michael and Jeanne Adams, 1980s

Acquired from the above, 2006

Ansel Adams and Robert Baker, Polaroid Land Photography (Boston, 1978), figs. 7-4 A, B (variants)