Ansel Adams - Photographs New York Wednesday, October 12, 2022 | Phillips
  • Literature

    Adams, Examples: The Making of 40 Photographs, p. 66
    Adams, Ansel Adams: 400 Photographs, p. 261
    Alinder and Szarkowski, Ansel Adams: Classic Images, pl. 40
    Szarkowski, Ansel Adams at 100, pl. 97

  • Catalogue Essay

    The title on the reverse of this photograph's mount, Mt. Williamson and Boulders, is different from the title Adams would later use with consistency: Mt. Williamson, Sierra Nevada, from Manzanar, Ca.


Mt. Williamson and Boulders

Gelatin silver print, printed 1950s.
12 3/4 x 15 5/8 in. (32.4 x 39.7 cm)
Signed in pencil on mount; San Francisco credit stamp (BMFA stamp 4) with title in an unidentified hand in pencil on the reverse of the mount.

$30,000 - 50,000 

Sold for $22,680

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New York Auction 12 October 2022