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    Sale 2120

    Photographs By Ansel Adams From A California Collection

    11 April 2008, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 1011

    ANSEL ADAMS (1902-1984)

    White Branches, Mono Lake, California, 1950

    Price Realised  

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    ANSEL ADAMS (1902-1984)
    White Branches, Mono Lake, California, 1950
    gelatin silver mural print, printed 1970-1975
    33½ x 27 1/8in. (69 x 65cm.); flush-mounted


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    Pre-Lot Text

    'Mono Lake, tragic and enchanted, with clouds rising over its black volcanic islands and white willow skeletons, bleached by its alkali waters, along its shore. Ansel photographed the strange, meditative reflections of the lake.' (Nancy Newhall)