Ansel Adams - Photographs New York Thursday, April 8, 2021 | Phillips

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  • Provenance

    Christie's, New York, 13 October 2000, lot 277

  • Literature

    Haas and Senf, Ansel Adams in the Lane Collection, pl. 99

  • Catalogue Essay

    This photograph was printed by Ansel Adams and given as thanks to sustaining subscribers to Aperture in 1952, the year of the magazine’s founding.


At Chinese Camp, California

circa 1944
Gelatin silver print, printed 1952.
9 1/2 x 7 1/2 in. (24.1 x 19.1 cm)
Signed in pencil on the mount; titled and annotated ‘Made for Sustaining Subscriber to Aperture’ in ink and the San Francisco credit stamp (BMFA stamp 4) on the reverse of the mount.

$5,000 - 7,000 

Sold for $5,040

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New York Auction 8 April 2021