Ansel Adams - Photographs New York Wednesday, October 14, 2020 | Phillips

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  • Provenance

    Collection of Martin Horwitz, acquired in 1981
    Gift of Caryl Horwitz to The College of New Rochelle, 2012
    Doyle, New York, 14 December 2017, lot 145

  • Literature

    Adams, Examples: The Making of 40 Photographs, p. 10
    Adams, Yosemite and the Range of Light, pl. 27
    Alinder, Ansel Adams: 1902-1984, p. 12
    Newhall, Ansel Adams: The Eloquent Light, pp. 168-169
    Stillman, Ansel Adams: 400 Photographs, p. 93
    Stillman, Ansel Adams in the National Parks, p. 10
    Stillman, Looking at Ansel Adams: The Photographs and the Man, p. 71
    Szarkowski, Ansel Adams at 100, pl. 32

Transcendence: Photography and the Sublime


Frozen Lake and Cliffs, The Sierra Nevada, California

Gelatin silver print, printed 1980.
14 3/8 x 18 3/4 in. (36.5 x 47.6 cm)
Signed in pencil on the mount; Museum Set Edition stamp, titled and dated in an unidentified hand in ink, and College of New Rochelle Collection and deaccession stamps on the reverse of the mount. Accompanied by a letter of provenance from the Ansel Adams Gallery.

$20,000 - 30,000 

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Vanessa Hallett
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New York Auction 14 October 2020