Ansel Adams and Mary Austin

'Taos Pueblo'

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Ansel Adams and Mary Austin

'Taos Pueblo'

(San Francisco: Grabhorn Press, 1930, an edition of 108), a book illustrated with 12 prints on Dassonville paper by Ansel Adams, with text by Mary Austin; Indian thunderbird motif by Valenti Angelo on title and repeated in margins, text in black with initials and ornaments in orange, the colophon signed by Mary Austin and Ansel E. Adams in ink and stamped edition '53.' Folio, blindstamped 1/4 morocco with raised bands on spine and linen sides; in the original matching slipcase

The photographs: various sizes to 9 by 6 1/2 in. (22.9 by 16.5 cm.) or the reverse

Collection of Dr. Van Kirke Nelson

Glacier Gallery, Kalispell, Montana, 2002, Andrew Smith Gallery, Santa Fe, as agent

Indianapolis, The Eiteljorg Museum of American Indians and Western Art, Ansel Adams, March – August 2014