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Monolith, The Face of Half Dome, Yosemite National Park

A work made of gelatin silver print, from the portfolio "parmelian prints of the high sierras" (1927).
© The Ansel Adams Publishing Rights Trust.

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  • A work made of gelatin silver print, from the portfolio "parmelian prints of the high sierras" (1927).

Date:

1927

Artist:

Ansel Adams
American, 1902–1984

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Artist

Ansel Adams

Title

Monolith, The Face of Half Dome, Yosemite National Park

Origin

United States

Date

Made 1927

Medium

Gelatin silver print, from the portfolio "Parmelian Prints of the High Sierras" (1927)

Inscriptions

Signed recto, lower right, below image, in graphite: "A Adams"; printed recto, lower center, in black ink: "MONOLITH: THE FACE OF HALF DOME"; unmarked verso

Dimensions

20.2 × 15.2 cm (image); 30.1 × 25.1 cm (paper)

Credit Line

Gift of Edward C. Porter

Reference Number

1964.90c

Copyright

© The Ansel Adams Publishing Rights Trust.

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