Artist Ansel Adams, American, 1902-1984
Title
  • Half Dome, Merced River, Winter, Yosemite Valley
Date ca. 1938, printed between 1963 and 1971
Medium gelatin silver print
Dimensions Image: 15 1/8 × 19 1/2 inches (38.4 × 49.5 cm)
Mount: 22 × 28 inches (55.9 × 71.1 cm)
Credit Line Founders Society Purchase, John S. Newberry Fund
Accession Number 71.116
Department Prints, Drawings & Photographs
Not On View
Signed Signed in black pen and ink, lower right, on mount: Ansel Adams.
Marks In black ink, stamped, on verso of mount, upper center: PHOTOGRAPH | BY | ANSEL ADAMS | ROUTE 1, BOX 181 | CARMEL, CALIFORNIA | TITLE Half Dome, Merced River, Winter, Yosemite Valley [handwritten in pen, underscored] | CREDIT: | DATE, FILM.
1971-present, purchase by the Detroit Institute of Arts (Detroit, Michigan, USA)
“Family Art Game.” DIA Advertising Supplement, Detroit Free Press, April 27, 1980, p. 11 (ill.).