Ansel Adams / Monolith, The Face of Half Dome / 1927Ansel Adams
Monolith, The Face of Half Dome

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Creator Name: Adams, Ansel
Creator Nationality: North American; American
Gender: M
Creator Birth Place: US, CA, San Francisco
Creator Death Place: US, CA, Carmel
Creator Name-CRT: Ansel Adams
Title: Monolith, The Face of Half Dome
View: Full View
Creation Start Date: 1927
Creation End Date: 1927
Creation Date: 1927
Creation Place: US, CA, Yosemite Valley
Object Type: Photographs
Materials and Techniques: gelatin silver print
Dimensions: 28.0 x 20.7 cm.
Inscriptions: mount recto-(signed in ink) "Ansel Adams" mount verso-(rubberstamp with red ink inscription) "Portfolio Three (Yosemite Valley) Ansel AdamsPrint No. 1 of Set No. 12Published By The Sierra Club San Francisco 19
AMICA Contributor: George Eastman House
Owner Location: Rochester, New York, USA
ID Number: 81:1018:0001
Credit Line: Museum Purchase
AMICA ID: GEH_.81:1018:0001
AMICA Library Year: 2000
Media Metadata Rights: Copyright ? 1999 George Eastman House, Rochester, NY

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