Lot 1675 - A189 Photography - Thursday, 27. June 2019, 04.30 PM

ANSEL ADAMS

(1902-1984)
"Aspens, New Mexico", 1958.
Gelatin silver print, slightly later print, probably early 1960s. Mounted on firm cardboard.
33.4 x 26.8 cm; Cardboard 45.7 x 35.5 cm.
Fully signed lower right below the image. Titled and photographer's stamp with address "Route 1, Box 181, Carmel, California 93921" on the cardboard verso. Matted.

Literature:
- Nancy Newhall, Ansel Adams. The Eloquent Light. San Francisco, 1963 (ill. p. 19).
- James Alinder (ed.). Ansel Adams: 1902-1984. San Francisco, 1984 (ill. p. 20).
- Ansel Adams. Examples: The Making of 40 Photographs. Boston, 1983 (ill. p. 63).
- Alexander Lee Nyerges. In Praise of Nature. Ansel adams and Photographers of the American West. Exhibition catalogue. The Dayton Art Institut, 30.10.1990-2.1.2000, et. al. Dayton, 1999 (ill. p. 205).
- Andrea G. Stillman (ed.), Ansel Adams. 400 Photographs. New York, 2007 (ill. p. 373).
- Andrea G. Stillman. Looking at Ansel Adams. The Photographs and the Man. New York, 2012 (ill. p. 200).

Provenance:
- Acquired at an international auction several years ago.
- Swiss private collection.

CHF 15 000 / 25 000

€ 13 160 / 21 930

Sold for CHF 14 940 (including buyer’s premium)
All information is subject to change.