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Near Bolinas, California

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During the 1930s and 1940s, Ansel Adams made photographs of simple buildings such as farmhouses, barns, and small-town businesses set in the surrounding California landscape. Unlike many of his contemporaries, whose photographs reflected the hardship and suffering of the Depression, Adams did...

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Inscription

Signed, in graphite, l. r.: Ansel Adams. Titled and signed, in graphite, top ctr: Near Bolinas/ California/ 1940/ Ansel Adams.

Provenance

Artist, 1942; Mrs. George R. Rowland, Boston; gift June 1992.

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. George R. Rowland, Sr.

Copyright

Photograph by Ansel Adams. Used with permission of the Trustees of The Ansel Adams Publishing Rights Trust. All Rights Reserved.

1940

Dimensions

Sheet: 24.13 x 17.46 cm (9 1/2 x 6 7/8 in.)

Accession Number

1992.325

Medium or Technique

Photograph, gelatin silver print

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