PO Box 2135
Asheville, NC 28802
Based in Asheville, North Carolina, Brunk Auctions has been conducting sales of fine and decorative arts for over 30 years. Auctions are held in our North Carolina sale room but attracts a global audience. Founded by Robert Brunk in 1983, the auctions became well known for their integrity and profes...Read more
Monolith, The Face of Half Dome, 1927, Yosemite National Park, California, signed in pencil mount lower right, artist's Carmel studio stamp with title and date in ink, mount verso, gelatin silver print, 19 x 14 in.; silver metal sectional frame, 28-1/4 x 22-1/4 in.
Selected Literature: Adams, Yosemite and the Range of Light, Little, Brown and Company, 1992, pl. 54; Newhall, The Eloquent Light, Sierra Club, 1963, p. 45; Adams, Examples: The Making of 40 Photographs, Little, Brown and Company, 1983, p. 2; Stillman, ed. Ansel Adams: 400 Photographs, Little, Brown and Company, 2007, pp. 35 and 414; Stillman, Looking at Ansel Adams: The Photographs and the Man, Little, Brown and Company, 2012, p. 42.
mounted, print with at least four very tiny whitish spots in sky left, possible accretion or unspotted areas; mount and frame in good condition
Zabriskie Gallery, New York, NY (label verso); Private Collection, Florida
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