Monolith, The Face of Half Dome, Yosemite National Park

A work made of gelatin silver print, no. 1 from "portfolio three: yosemite valley" (1959); edition 81/208.
© The Ansel Adams Publishing Rights Trust.

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  • A work made of gelatin silver print, no. 1 from "portfolio three: yosemite valley" (1959); edition 81/208.

Date:

1927, printed 1959

Artist:

Ansel Adams
American, 1902–1984

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Artist

Ansel Adams

Title

Monolith, The Face of Half Dome, Yosemite National Park

Origin

United States

Date

1927

Medium

Gelatin silver print, No. 1 from "Portfolio Three: Yosemite Valley" (1959); edition 81/208

Inscriptions

Signed recto, on mount, lower right, below image, in graphite: "Ansel Adams"; inscribed verso, on mount, upper center, in graphite: "Y6[?]"; stamped and inscribed verso, on mount, center, in black and red ink: "PORTFOLIO THREE / (Yosemite Valley) / ANSEL ADAMS / PRINT NO. [stamped in black ink] 1 [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

28.1 × 20.7 cm (image/paper); 34.3 × 40.8 cm (mount)

Credit Line

Photography Gallery Fund

Reference Number

1960.364

Copyright

© The Ansel Adams Publishing Rights Trust.

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