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The Black Sun, Tungsten Hills, Owens Valley, CA
  • Ansel Adams
    born: San Francisco, California, United States ; died: Carmel, California, United States ; active: United States
  • The Black Sun, Tungsten Hills, Owens Valley, CA, 1939
  • Portfolio V published in 1970
  • Where object was made: United States
  • gelatin silver print
  • Image Dimensions Height/Width: 34.8 x 46.8 cm
    Image Dimensions Height/Width: 13 11/16 x 18 7/16 in
    Mat Dimensions: 24 x 32 in
  • Museum purchase
  • Not on display
  • 1971.0130

Landscape scene with two trees on the left, a stream weaving through the center in the foreground, and brush on either side of the stream. In the background are mountains and a black sun in the sky.