Mar 11 at 10:30 AM - Sale 2561 -

Sale 2561 - Lot 255

Estimate: $ 25,000 - $ 35,000
ANSEL ADAMS (1902-1984)
Portfolio V. Complete with 10 sublime photographs. Silver prints, the images measuring 15 1/2x19 1/4 inches (39.4x48.9 cm.), and slightly smaller, and the reverse, the mounts 29x23 inches (73.7x58.4 cm.), each with Adams' signature, portfolio and print number, and edition notation 62/110, in pencil, on mount recto, and the portfolio hand stamp with the title, negative date, and print number, in ink, in an unknown hand, on mount verso. Elephant folio-sized clamshell box, lightly worn; the colophon with the edition information and the plate list; contents loose as issued. New York: Parasol Press, circa 1936-60; printed 1970

Pinnacles, Alabama Hills, Owens Valley, California, 1945 * Mudhills, Arizona, 1947 * Lone Pine Peak, Sierra Nevada, California, circa 1960 * Moon and Clouds, Northern California, 1959 * Forest and Stream, Northern California, 1959 * Petroglyphs, Monument Valley, Utah, 1958 * The Black Sun, Tungsten Hills, Owens Valley, California, 1939 * Woman Behind Screen Door, Independence, California, circa 1944 * White Stump, Sierra Nevada, California, circa 1936 * Pipes and Gauges, West Virginia, 1939