Lot 99: ANSEL ADAMS (1902-1984) Mariposa Grove.
October 25, 2016
New York, NY, USALive Auction
ANSEL ADAMS (1902-1984)
Mariposa Grove. Silver print, the image measuring 20 1/2x16 1/2 inches (52.1x41.9 cm.), with Adams' hand stamp on verso. Circa 1932; printed circa 1962
Acquired directly from Ansel Adams; to a Private Collector, Berkeley, California, circa 1963.
The hand stamp, PHOTOGRAPH BY ANSEL ADAMS, ROUTE 1, BOX 181, CARMEL, CALIFORNIA, is identified as Haas/Senf #5 in the catalog of the Lane Collection, and was used from 1962 to 1963.
Plumb and Adams, The Four Seasons in Yosemite National Park (Yosemite Park and Curry Company), unpaginated.