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The Tetons and the Snake River, Grand Teton National Park, Wyoming

Object Details

Title:

The Tetons and the Snake River, Grand Teton National Park, Wyoming

Artist/Maker:

Ansel Adams (American, 1902 - 1984)

Culture:

American

Places:

California, United States (Place Created)

Wyoming, United States (Place Depicted)

Date:

negative 1942; print 1980

Medium:

Gelatin silver print

Object Number:

2011.83.5

Dimensions:

39 × 48.4 cm (15 3/8 × 19 1/16 in.)

Copyright:

© 2014 The Ansel Adams Publishing Rights Trust

Credit Line:

Gift of Carol Vernon and Robert Turbin in Memory of Marjorie and Leonard Vernon

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Object Description

Aerial view of a river winding between wooded land, with sharp snow covered mountains in the distance.

Provenance
Provenance
1980 - 1981

Ansel Adams, American, 1902 - 1984 (Carmel, California), sold through Weston Gallery, Carmel, California, to Marjorie and Leonard Vernon, 1981.

1981 - before 1998

Leonard Vernon, American, died 2007 (Los Angeles, California) and Marjorie Vernon, American, died 1998 (Los Angeles, California), by gift to their daughter, Carol Vernon, before 1998.

before 1998 - 2011

Carol Vernon (Los Angeles, California), donated to the J. Paul Getty Museum, 2011.

Exhibitions
Exhibitions
In Focus: Ansel Adams (March 18 to July 20, 2014)
  • The J. Paul Getty Museum at the Getty Center (Los Angeles), March 18 to July 20, 2014