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Water and Foam

A work made of gelatin silver print, no. 8 from "portfolio three: yosemite valley" (1959).
© The Ansel Adams Publishing Rights Trust.

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  • A work made of gelatin silver print, no. 8 from "portfolio three: yosemite valley" (1959).

Date:

c. 1955, printed 1959

Artist:

Ansel Adams
American, 1902–1984

About this artwork

Status

Currently Off View

Department

Photography and Media

Artist

Ansel Adams

Title

Water and Foam

Place

United States (Artist's nationality:)

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Made 1950–1959

Medium

Gelatin silver print, No. 8 from "Portfolio Three: Yosemite Valley" (1959)

Edition

81 of 208

Inscriptions

Signed recto, on mount, lower right, in black ink: Ansel Adams; stamped and inscribed verso, on mount, center, in black and red ink: PORTFOLIO THREE / (Yosemite Valley) / ANSEL ADAMS / PRINT NO. [stamped in black ink] 8 [inscribed in red ink] of SET NO. [stamped in black ink] 81 [inscribed in red ink] / Published by / THE SIERRA CLUB / SAN FRANCISCO / 1959 / Reproduction Rights Reserved [stamped in black ink]

Dimensions

Image/paper: 18 × 16.9 cm (7 1/8 × 6 11/16 in.); Mount: 45.9 × 35.6 cm (18 1/8 × 14 1/16 in.)

Credit Line

Photography Gallery Fund

Reference Number

1960.371

Copyright

© The Ansel Adams Publishing Rights Trust.

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