Ansel Adams
Trees from Ahwahnee Hotel Window, Yosemite Valley, California, ca. 1929

Artwork Info

Artwork title
Trees from Ahwahnee Hotel Window, Yosemite Valley, California
Artist name
Ansel Adams
Date created
ca. 1929
gelatin silver print
possibily a Dassonville paper
8 in. × 5 7/8 in. (20.32 cm × 14.92 cm)
Date acquired
Collection SFMOMA
Gift of Mrs. Walter A. Haas
© The Ansel Adams Publishing Rights Trust
Permanent URL
Artwork status
Not on view at this time.

Artist Ellsworth Kelly recalls his first encounter with abstraction and reflects on how his decades-long fascination with line, form, and color has manifested in both his paintings and his creative process. This video was filmed shortly before his passing in 2015.

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