Ansel Adams, ‘Sequoia Roots, Mariposa Grove, Yosemite National Park, CA’, 1950 (Printed 1963), Photography, Gelatin silver print, Peter Fetterman Gallery
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Ansel Adams

Sequoia Roots, Mariposa Grove, Yosemite National Park, CA, 1950 (Printed 1963)

Gelatin silver print
9 1/2 × 7 1/2 in
24.1 × 19.1 cm
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Santa Monica
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Signed in ink on recto, Portfolio label on verso.
Ansel Adams
American, 1902–1984
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Ansel Adams is widely regarded as one of the most famous photographers of all time, particularly in reference to his striking images of the American wilderness. Adams placed great value upon technical mastery of his craft, carefully evaluating gradations of light in the image, manipulating degree of exposure, and constantly experimenting with new techniques. Along with contemporaries Imogen Cunningham and Edward Weston, Adams founded the group f/64, devoted to what they termed “straight photography,” as opposed to staged or embellished images. Adams was also pivotal in the establishment of the Department of Photography at the Museum of Modern Art.

Ansel Adams, ‘Sequoia Roots, Mariposa Grove, Yosemite National Park, CA’, 1950 (Printed 1963), Photography, Gelatin silver print, Peter Fetterman Gallery
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Ansel Adams
American, 1902–1984
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Ansel Adams is widely regarded as one of the most famous photographers of all time, particularly in reference to his striking images of the American wilderness. Adams placed great value upon technical mastery of his craft, carefully evaluating gradations of light in the image, manipulating degree of exposure, and constantly experimenting with new techniques. Along with contemporaries Imogen Cunningham and Edward Weston, Adams founded the group f/64, devoted to what they termed “straight photography,” as opposed to staged or embellished images. Adams was also pivotal in the establishment of the Department of Photography at the Museum of Modern Art.

Ansel Adams

Sequoia Roots, Mariposa Grove, Yosemite National Park, CA, 1950 (Printed 1963)

Gelatin silver print
9 1/2 × 7 1/2 in
24.1 × 19.1 cm
Contact For Price
Location
Santa Monica
Have a question? Visit our help center.
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