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Woman Behind Screen Door, Independence, California
  • Ansel Adams
    born: San Francisco, California, United States ; died: Carmel, California, United States ; active: United States
  • Woman Behind Screen Door, Independence, California, 1944
  • Portfolio V published in 1970
  • Where object was made: United States
  • gelatin silver print
  • Image Dimensions Height/Width: 49.2 x 38.1 cm
    Image Dimensions Height/Width: 19 3/8 x 15 in
    Mat Dimensions: 32 x 24 in
  • Museum purchase
  • Not on display
  • 1971.0131

Image of an elderly woman in her doorway looking out from behind the screen. Her body blends into the dark backdrop so she appears as a disembodied bust.