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Ansel Adams Special Edition Yosemite Silver Gelatin Photograph Print Vernal Fall
By Ansel Adams
Located in Studio City, CA
A wonderful image by famed American photographer Ansel Adams from his Yosemite series titled "Vernal Fall". The Yosemite special edition series consisted of 30 images that were hand-...
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20th Century American Modern Photography

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Paper

"Mission San Xavier del Bac, Tucson, Arizona" Ansel Adams photograph
By Ansel Adams
Located in Danvers, MA
Pristine black and white photograph by renowned American photographer Ansel Adams. Known for his rich and sweeping landscapes capturing the majesty of the American West, Adams uses t...
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1960s Black and White Photography

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Silver Gelatin

Ansel Adams Darkroom, Yosemite
By Edward Weston
Located in Carmel-by-the-Sea, CA
Titled with artist's reference number on back of mount. Stamped, 'Edward Weston printed by' and signed by Cole Weston on back of mount. Artist Reference YS-B-1G. Printed later by Col...
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20th Century Black and White Photography

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Silver Gelatin

Ansel Adams, Pebble Beach, CA
By Jesse Alexander
Located in Dallas, TX
No Edition Signed, titled and dated by Jesse Alexander on print margin. Gelatin silver print Paper size: 11 x 14 in., Image size: 7 x 10 1/2 in. Jesse Alexander was considered one o...
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1980s Modern Black and White Photography

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Silver Gelatin

Ansel Adams and Ed Towler
By Wilson D. Ellis
Located in Soquel, CA
Ansel Adams and Ed Towler by Wilson D. Ellis (American, 20th Century). Titled "Ansel and Ed Towler 1936" on verso and signed "Wilson D Ellis" with date 7/16/35 under mat. Silver Brom...
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1930s American Realist Figurative Photography

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Photographic Paper, Silver Gelatin

Portrait of Ansel Adams - Signed Black & White Photograph
By Robert Werling
Located in Soquel, CA
Portrait of Ansel Adams taken by Robert Werling (American, b. 1946). Signed "Bob Werling 1971" below the photo in the lower right corner. Titled "Ansel Adams" below the photo in the ...
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1970s Realist Portrait Photography

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Silver Gelatin, Photographic Paper

Aspens, Northern New Mexico ~ Horizontal
By Ansel Adams
Located in Carmel-by-the-Sea, CA
Signed and numbered on the front of the mount by the artist. Stamped, dated and titled on the back. From Portfolio VII edition number 49/115. Printed in 1978.
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1950s Black and White Photography

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Silver Gelatin

Mission San Xavier del Bac, Tuscon, Arizona
By Ansel Adams
Located in Carmel-by-the-Sea, CA
Original vintage gelatin silver photograph printed circa 1944 by Ansel Adams. Signed in pencil lower right on the front of the mount. Very good vintage condition: some silvering top ...
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1940s Black and White Photography

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Silver Gelatin

Mount Moran, Autumn
By Ansel Adams
Located in Carmel-by-the-Sea, CA
Signed on the front of the mount in ink. Stamped with Special Edition Yellowstone and The Grand Tetons on the back of the mount. Excellent. Two small white areas in sky original to p...
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20th Century Black and White Photography

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Silver Gelatin

Trailer - Camp Children, Richmond, California
By Ansel Adams
Located in Santa Monica, CA
Ansel Adams (United States, b. 1902-1984) Trailer - Camp Children, Richmond, California, c. 1944, printed 1977 Signed in pencil on mount recto; Titled & dated in ink with artist's co...
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1940s Black and White Photography

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Silver Gelatin

Silverton, Colorado
By Ansel Adams
Located in Carmel-by-the-Sea, CA
Signed and numbered on the front of the mount by Ansel Adams. Stamped and titled on the back of the mount. From Portolio VI-4; 55/110. Printed in 1974.
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1970s Black and White Photography

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Silver Gelatin

Storm Surf, Timber Cove, CA
By Ansel Adams
Located in Carmel-by-the-Sea, CA
Signed on the front of the mount. Stamped, dated and titled with edition ‘40’ and ‘What Majestic Word’ stamp from Portfolio 4 on back of mount. #40 of the 260 editioned portfolio.
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Mid-20th Century Black and White Photography

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Silver Gelatin

Interior of Tumacoacori Mission, Arizona
By Ansel Adams
Located in Carmel-by-the-Sea, CA
Signed and numbered on front of mount. Portfolio VII stamp with title, negative and print dates on back of mount. From the limited edition of 115 of which there were 100 for sale cop...
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20th Century Black and White Photography

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Silver Gelatin

White Stumps, Sierra Nevada, CA
By Ansel Adams
Located in Carmel-by-the-Sea, CA
Signed by the artist mount recto and with artist's stamp mount verso.
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20th Century Black and White Photography

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Silver Gelatin

Bridalveil Fall, Yosemite. c. 1927
By Ansel Adams
Located in Santa Fe, NM
Ansel Adams, Bridalveil Fall, Yosemite. c. 1927. Gelatin silver print. Signed on mount recto.
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Mid-20th Century Black and White Photography

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Silver Gelatin

Autumn Storm, Las Trampas, Near Penasco, New Mexico, 1958
By Ansel Adams
Located in Santa Fe, NM
Ansel Adams, Autumn Storm, Las Trampas, Near Penasco, New Mexico, 1958. Printed 1981. Gelatin silver print. Southwest landscape photography.
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Mid-20th Century Black and White Photography

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Silver Gelatin

Lower Yosemite Fall
By Ansel Adams
Located in Carmel-by-the-Sea, CA
Signed on the front of the mount. Portfolio III stamp on back of the mount. Print is in very good condition. Mount is slightly 'yellowed' around edges. Minor surface emulsion flaw l...
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Mid-20th Century Black and White Photography

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Silver Gelatin

Sunset Prairie Creek Pacific Ocean
By Ansel Adams
Located in New York, NY
Hand-signed in pen/ink below the image lower right on the mount which is Crescent illustration board. The mount is approximately 18 x 14 inches The photographer's old Carmel stu...
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1960s Modern Landscape Photography

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Silver Gelatin

Leaf, Glacier Bay, Alaska, 1948
By Ansel Adams
Located in Santa Fe, NM
Ansel Adams, Yosemite Valley Moonrise, CA, 1944. Gelatin silver print. Signed in pencil mount recto with Adams' Carmel Studio stamp BMFA 11 with title in ink mount verso
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Mid-20th Century Black and White Photography

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Silver Gelatin

White Sands National Monument, c. 1942
By Ansel Adams
Located in Santa Fe, NM
Ansel Adams, Moon and Half Dome, Yosemite, 1960. Gelatin silver print. This rare, glossy silver gelatin print is signed in pencil mount recto.
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Mid-20th Century Black and White Photography

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Silver Gelatin

"Nightfall" Black & White Photography Gelatin Silver Print by Ana Maria Cortesão
By Ansel Adams, Henri Cartier-Bresson
Located in Coimbra, PT
Street Photography /2000, Portugal / Analog camera photo / B&W 35 mm film. 400 iso / Gelatin Silver Print Signed, titled, negative date and print date on verso. Ana Maria Cortesã...
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Early 2000s Portuguese Modern Contemporary Art

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Other

Moon Over (After Ansel Adams), Abstract Black & White Photo by Bill Clark
By Bill Clark
Located in Soquel, CA
"Moon Over", an abstract black & white photograph after Ansel Adams by Bill Clark (American, 20th Century). Signed "Bill Clark" and dated "1996" lower right. Titled "Moon Over" lower...
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1990s Abstract Expressionist Black and White Photography

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Photographic Paper, Silver Gelatin

Rare Vintage Silver Gelatin and Polaroid Photograph Prints Ansel Adams Portrait
By Ansel Adams
Located in Surfside, FL
Rare Vintage Silver Gelatin and Polaroid Photograph Prints in Polaroid Photo Album. it looks to be shot in a mirror. These measure 10 x 8 4.25 x 3.25. it is a folder titled on it Cu...
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Mid-20th Century American Modern Black and White Photography

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Silver Gelatin, Polaroid

Rare Vintage Silver Gelatin and Polaroid Photograph Prints Ansel Adams Portrait
By Ansel Adams
Located in Surfside, FL
Rare Vintage Silver Gelatin and Polaroid Photograph Prints in Polaroid Photo Album. These measure 10 x 8 4.25 x 3.25. it is a folder titled on it Custom Print by Polaroid the album i...
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Mid-20th Century American Modern Black and White Photography

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Polaroid, Silver Gelatin

Rare Vintage Silver Gelatin and Polaroid Photograph Prints Ansel Adams Portrait
By Ansel Adams
Located in Surfside, FL
Rare Vintage Silver Gelatin and Polaroid Photograph Prints in Polaroid Photo Album. These measure 10 x 8 4.25 x 3.25. it is a folder titled on it Custom Print by Polaroid the album i...
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Mid-20th Century American Modern Black and White Photography

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Polaroid, Silver Gelatin

Sunset Hills, CA, (Creek and rocks)
By Ansel Adams
Located in Westwood, NJ
Gallery 270 represents distinguished photographers of the 20th Century and the emergent photographers of the 21st Century from around the world. We place particular emphasis on mode...
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20th Century Contemporary Black and White Photography

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Silver Gelatin

Ansel Adams. Winnowing Grain, Taos, Pueblo, NM, 1929, Silver gelatin print.
By Ansel Adams
Located in Santa Fe, NM
Ansel Adams (1902-1984). Framed Gelatin silver print. Image size 13.5 x 10". Signed on print recto. Negative date 1929. Print date 1973. Ansel Adams was an American photographer and...
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1920s Modern Landscape Photography

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Silver Gelatin

Ansel Adams. The Enchanted Mesa [Acoma, New Mexico]
By Ansel Adams
Located in Santa Fe, NM
Ansel Adams (1902-1984). The Enchanted Mesa [Acoma, New Mexico], Ca. 1930. Framed parmelian print. Image size 5.25 x 7.25". Signed on mount recto. Negative date 1930. Print date 1930...
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1930s Modern Landscape Photography

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Silver Gelatin

Ansel Adams. Autumn Storm, Las Trampas, Near Penasco, New Mexico
By Ansel Adams
Located in Santa Fe, NM
Ansel Adams (1902-1984). Autumn Storm, Las Trampas, Near Penasco, New Mexico, 1958. Framed gelatin silver print. Image size 15.5 x 19.55". Signed on mount recto. Negative date 1958....
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1950s Modern Landscape Photography

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Silver Gelatin

Sierra Nevada, Winter Evening, from the Owens Valley, California
By Ansel Adams
Located in Atlanta, GA
Sierra Nevada, Winter Evening, from the Owens Valley, California, 1962 Signed in ink on the mount; numbered 103 in an unidentified hand in ink and credit reproduction limitation on ...
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Silver Gelatin

White Stump, Sierra Nevada, California
By Ansel Adams
Located in Atlanta, GA
ANSEL ADAMS White Stump, Sierra Nevada, California, c. 1936 19 x 13 inch/board 29 x 23 inch silver gelatin print mounted to board Signed and editioned in pencil on mount recto; ti...
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1930s Landscape Photography

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Silver Gelatin

Alders, Prairie Creek Beach, Northern California
By Ansel Adams
Located in Carmel-by-the-sea, CA
ANSEL ADAMS (1902-1984) Alders, Prairie Creek Beach, Northern California, c. 1949 gelatin silver portfolio print signed and editions out of 110 in pencil (on the mount); portfolio...
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1940s Black and White Photography

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Silver Gelatin

Thunderhead from Glacier Point, Yosemite National Park, California
By Ansel Adams
Located in Atlanta, GA
ANSEL ADAMS Thunderhead from Glacier Point, Yosemite National Park, California, c. 1940 13 x 9 inch/board 20 x 16 inch silver gelatin print mounted to board Signed in pencil on mo...
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1940s Landscape Photography

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Silver Gelatin

Forest and Stream 1959 original hand printed landscape black and white photo
By Ansel Adams
Located in Carmel-by-the-sea, CA
Printed 1970 by Ansel Adams. Original Silver Gelatin photograph signed in pencil by Ansel in the lower right. From the portfolio IV in edition on 110. Excellent condition and frame...
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Late 20th Century Black and White Photography

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Silver Gelatin

Ferns, Mount Rainier National Park, Ansel Adams Photograph
By Ansel Adams
Located in Long Island City, NY
A gelatin silver print by Ansel Adams photographed in 1942 (later printing). A classic nature photograph of ferns with deep contrasting shadows and highlights. Artist: Ansel Adams,...
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1930s American Modern Landscape Photography

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Silver Gelatin

Moon and Half Dome, Yosemite, CA
By Ansel Adams
Located in Carmel-by-the-Sea, CA
Signed by the Artist on the front of the mount. Carmel Stamp and title on the back.
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Silver Gelatin

Sequoia Roots, Mariposa Grove, Yosemite National Park, CA
By Ansel Adams
Located in Carmel-by-the-Sea, CA
Signed by the Artist on the front of the mount.
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Silver Gelatin

Mount Williamson, Sierra Nevada from Manzanar, CA
By Ansel Adams
Located in Carmel-by-the-Sea, CA
Signed on front of the mount. Titled, and stamped on the back. Image Size: 15 1/4 x 19 1/2 inches. Printed in 1978 and signed by Ansel Adams.
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Silver Gelatin

Moonrise, Hernandez, New Mexico
By Ansel Adams
Located in Carmel-by-the-Sea, CA
Signed on the mount by Ansel Adams. Stamped and titled on the back. Printed in the 1970's.
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1940s Black and White Photography

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Silver Gelatin

Winter Sunrise, Sierra Nevada, From Lone Pine
By Ansel Adams
Located in Carmel-by-the-Sea, CA
Signed on the front of the mount. Stamped on the back. Printed later.
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21st Century and Contemporary Black and White Photography

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Silver Gelatin

Oaktree, Snowstorm, Yosemite National Park, California
By Ansel Adams
Located in Carmel-by-the-Sea, CA
Signed on the front of the mount. Stamped, dated and titled on the back of the mount. Negative Date: 1948 / Print Date: 1980.
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1940s Black and White Photography

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Silver Gelatin

Aspens, Northern New Mexico (Vertical)
By Ansel Adams
Located in Carmel-by-the-Sea, CA
Signed on the front of the mount by Ansel Adams. Printed in the 1970's.
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1950s Black and White Photography

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Silver Gelatin

Moon and Half Dome, Early Special Edition Yosemite Print
By Ansel Adams
Located in Carmel-by-the-Sea, CA
Signed on front of the mount. Stamped and titled on the back. Printed circa 1965 by Ansel Adams' assistant and signed by the artist.
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21st Century and Contemporary Black and White Photography

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Silver Gelatin

Still Life with Egg Slicer, San Francisco
By Ansel Adams
Located in Carmel-by-the-Sea, CA
Signed and numbered on the front of the mount.
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1930s Black and White Photography

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Silver Gelatin

Bridal Veil Fall
By Ansel Adams
Located in Denver, CO
Bridal Veil Fall (Yosemite National Park, California). Silver Gelatin. Printed around 1970 by the artist from a negative taken in 1927. 50 - 60 photographs were printed in this size....
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20th Century Black and White Photography

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Silver Gelatin

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H 19.5 in. W 14.75 in.
Cliff Creek Canyon
By Ansel Adams
Located in Carmel-by-the-Sea, CA
Signed by Ansel Adams, this vintage silver print is on Dassonville paper. Titled on the front of the print and includes vintage backing and label. Printed circa 1928. Negative made c...
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1920s Black and White Photography

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Silver Gelatin

Nevada Falls, Rainbow, Yosemite, California
By Ansel Adams
Located in Carmel-by-the-Sea, CA
Signed on the front of the mount. Stamped, titled and dated on the back. Circa 1947 ~ Printed 1977.
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20th Century Black and White Photography

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Silver Gelatin

Rails and Jet Trails, Roseville, California
By Ansel Adams
Located in Carmel-by-the-Sea, CA
Signed on the front of the mount. Stamped and titled on the back of the mount.
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20th Century Black and White Photography

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Silver Gelatin

Upper Yosemite Fall ~ Early Special Edition Print
By Ansel Adams
Located in Carmel-by-the-Sea, CA
Signed on the front of the mount by Ansel Adams. Stamped on the back of the mount and numbered.
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20th Century Landscape Photography

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Silver Gelatin

Clearing Winter Storm, Yosemite Valley, California
By Ansel Adams
Located in Carmel-by-the-Sea, CA
Signed on the front and numbered and stamped on the back. Printed in 1960.
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21st Century and Contemporary Landscape Photography

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Silver Gelatin

Cathedral Peak
By Ansel Adams
Located in Carmel-by-the-Sea, CA
Signed on the front. Portfolio IV. Information and title on the back of the mount. Printed in 1963.
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20th Century Black and White Photography

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Silver Gelatin

Siesta Lake, Yosemite
By Ansel Adams
Located in Carmel-by-the-Sea, CA
Signed on the front. Portfolio IV, Information and title on back of the mount. Image was printed in 1963.
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20th Century Landscape Photography

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Silver Gelatin

Leaf, Glacier Bay National Monument
By Ansel Adams
Located in Carmel-by-the-Sea, CA
Signed on the front. Numbered and stamped on the back. From Portfolio 4, Set number 117. Printed in 1963.
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20th Century Still-life Photography

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Silver Gelatin

Pine Forest in Snow, Yosemite National Park
By Ansel Adams
Located in Carmel-by-the-Sea, CA
Signed on the front of the mount. Print number four of set 87 - Portfolio II (edition of 200). Printed in 1960.
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21st Century and Contemporary Black and White Photography

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Silver Gelatin

Fern Spring, Dusk, Yosemite Valley
By Ansel Adams
Located in Carmel-by-the-Sea, CA
Signed on the front of the mount. Stamped, titled and dated on the back. Printed in 1975.
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1960s Black and White Photography

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Silver Gelatin

Thunderhead from Glacier Point, Yosemite
By Ansel Adams
Located in Carmel-by-the-Sea, CA
Signed on the front of the mount. Stamped, titled and dated on the back. Comes framed in Optium custom wood grain frame. Printed January, 1979. Pristine.
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1940s Black and White Photography

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Silver Gelatin

Pine Forest in Snow, Yellowstone National Park, 1933
By Ansel Adams
Located in Carmel-by-the-Sea, CA
Signed on the front of the mount. Printed in the 1980s.
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20th Century Black and White Photography

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Silver Gelatin

Boards and Thistles, San Francisco, CA
By Ansel Adams
Located in Carmel-by-the-Sea, CA
Signed and numbered on front of mount. Portfolio VII stamp with title, negative and print dates on back of mount. From the limited edition of 115 of which there were 100 for sale cop...
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20th Century Black and White Photography

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Silver Gelatin

Forest and Stream, Northern California
By Ansel Adams
Located in Carmel-by-the-Sea, CA
Signed and numbered 94/110 on front of mount. Portfolio V stamp on back of mount. Printed circa 1970s.
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20th Century Landscape Photography

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Silver Gelatin

Frozen Lake and Cliffs, The Sierra Nevada
By Ansel Adams
Located in Carmel-by-the-Sea, CA
Signed on the front of the mount. Stamped and titled on the back of the mount. 1932 - Printed 1970s
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20th Century Black and White Photography

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Silver Gelatin

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Ansel Adams Silver Gelatin For Sale on 1stDibs

You are likely to find exactly the ansel adams silver gelatin you’re looking for on 1stDibs, as there is a broad range for sale. You can easily find an example made in the Abstract style, while we also have 2 Abstract versions to choose from as well. You’re likely to find the perfect ansel adams silver gelatin among the distinctive items we have available, which includes versions made as long ago as the 20th Century as well as those made as recently as the 21st Century. If you’re looking to add a ansel adams silver gelatin to create new energy in an otherwise neutral space in your home, you can find a work on 1stDibs that features elements of black, gray, beige, silver and more. A ansel adams silver gelatin from Ansel Adams, Jesse Alexander, Bill Clark, Wilson D. Ellis and Robert Werling — each of whom created distinctive versions of this kind of work — is worth considering. Artworks like these of any era or style can make for thoughtful decor in any space, but a selection from our variety of those made in silver gelatin print, paper and photographic paper can add an especially memorable touch.

How Much is a Ansel Adams Silver Gelatin?

The average selling price for a ansel adams silver gelatin we offer is $6,500, while they’re typically $899 on the low end and $75,000 for the highest priced.

Ansel Adams Biography and Important Works

The San Francisco–born photographer Ansel Adams is celebrated for his majestic black-and-white photography that brought the deserts, mountains and forests of the American West to the public. His images, beloved for their raw beauty and the magic of their subjects, are known around the world and widely reproduced as calendars and posters.

A sickly child with little attraction to sports or games, Adams early on developed an avid interest in the natural surroundings of his San Francisco home, on the heights facing Golden Gate Park. This passion found a productive outlet in photography, which he discovered at 14, when his father gave him his first camera during a family trip to Yosemite National Park. He spent much of the ensuing decades capturing Yosemite’s vast and varied wonders.

Adams’s photographs were first published in 1921. Even these early efforts demonstrate his eye for composition and his sensitivity to tonal balance and textural contrast. In the mid-1920s, he began to play with soft focus, as in the dreamy 1927 Lyell Fork Meadows, which appears bathed in a hazy, nostalgic light. The 1948 Sunrise over Sand Dunes in Death Valley exemplifies Adams’s later experiments with stark contrasts in light and geometric framing, which transform the landscape into a near abstraction.

Find a collection of Ansel Adams photography today on 1stDibs.

Finding the Right Black and White Photography for You

There’s a lot to love about black and white photography.

The unique and timeless quality of a black and white photograph accentuates any room. Some might argue that we’re naturally drawn to color photography because it’s the world we know best. This is a shared belief, particularly in the era of camera-phone photography, editing apps and the frenetic immediacy of sharing photos on social media. But when we look at black and white photography, we experience deep, rich shadows and tonal properties in a way that transfixes us. Composition and textures are crisp and engaging. We’re immediately drawn to the subjects of vintage street photography and continue to feel the emotional impact of decades-old photojournalism. The silhouettes of mountains in black and white landscape photography are particularly pronounced, while portrait photography and the skylines of urban cityscapes come to life in monochrome prints.

When decorating with fine photography, keep in mind that some color photographs may not be suitable for every space. However, you can be more daring with black and white photos. The gray tones are classic, sophisticated and generally introduce elegance to any corner of your home, which renders black and white prints amazingly versatile.

Black and white photography adapts to its surroundings like a chameleon might. A single large-scale black and white photograph above the sofa in your living room is going to work with any furniture style, and as some homeowners and designers today are working to introduce more muted tones and neutral palettes to dining rooms and bedrooms, the integration of black and white photography — a hallmark of minimalist decor — is a particularly natural choice for such a setting.

Another advantage to bringing black and white photography into your home is that you can style walls and add depth and character without worrying about disrupting an existing color scheme. Black and white photographs actually harmonize well with accent colors such as yellow, red and green. Your provocative Memphis Group lighting and bold Pierre Paulin seating will pair nicely with the black and white fine nude photography you’ve curated over the years.

Black and white photography also complements a variety of other art. Black and white photos pair well with drawings and etchings in monochromatic hues. They can also form part of specific color schemes. For example, you can place black and white prints in colored picture frames for a pop of color. And while there are no hard and fast rules, it’s best to keep black and white prints separate from color photographs. Color prints stand out in a room more than black and white prints do. Pairing them may detract attention from your black and white photography. Instead, dedicate separate walls or spaces to each.

Once you’ve selected the photography that best fits your space, you’ll need to decide how to hang the images. If you want to hang multiple photos, it’s essential to know how to arrange wall art. A proper arrangement can significantly enhance a living space.

On 1stDibs, explore a vast collection of compelling black and white photography by artists such as Mark Shaw, Jack Mitchell (a photographer you should know), Berenice Abbott and David Yarrow.