Lot 100: ANSEL ADAMS. Yosemite and the Range of Light.
October 25, 2016
New York, NY, USALive Auction
THE RARE DELUXE EDITION WITH A PHOTOGRAPH ANSEL ADAMS.
Yosemite and the Range of Light.
The extremely rare deluxe edition of this important title. Introduction by Paul Brooks. With numerous reproductions of Adams' photographs. Oblong folio, handbound in Oasis leather and Dutch linen by Coman & Southworth Bookbinders; in a matching clamshell box with a leather title label; and in the original shipping box. DELUXE EDITION, ONE OF 250 SIGNED AND NUMBERED COPIES, EACH ISSUED WITH ONE OF 5 PHOTOGRAPHS.
Boston: New York Graphic Society, 1979
Notes: WITH--Ansel Adams. Thunderstorm, Yosemite Valley, California. Silver print, the image measuring 19 1/2x15 inches (49.5x38.1 cm.), the mount 22x28 inches (55.9x71.1 cm.), with Adams' signature, in pencil, and the edition notation 11/50, also in pencil, on mount recto, and with the printed Yosemite and the Range of Light label on mount verso; enclosed in the original wooden box and cardboard shipping box, both with original labels. 1945; printed 1979.