Ansel Adams

American (San Francisco, California, 1902 - 1984, Carmel, California)

Moonrise, Hernandez, New Mexico

1941; printed ca. 1955
photograph | gelatin silver print
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  • Moonrise, Hernandez, New Mexico

    Ansel Adams, Moonrise, Hernandez, New Mexico, 1941; printed ca. 1955; gelatin silver print, 10 9/16 in. x 13 7/16 in. (26.83 cm x 34.13 cm); Collection SFMOMA, Gift of Beaumont Newhall; © 2009 The Ansel Adams Publishing Rights Trust

10 9/16 in. x 13 7/16 in. (26.83 cm x 34.13 cm)
Acquired 1983
Collection SFMOMA
Gift of Beaumont Newhall
© 2009 The Ansel Adams Publishing Rights Trust


landscapes, night views, moon, New Mexico, Hernandez, buildings, cemetaries, clouds, mountains

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