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Moon and Half Dome, Yosemite National Park, California
  • Ansel Adams
    1902–1984
    born: San Francisco, California, United States ; died: Carmel, California, United States ; active: United States
  • Moon and Half Dome, Yosemite National Park, California, 1960
  • Museum Set
  • Where object was made: Yosemite National Park, California, United States
  • gelatin silver print
  • Image Dimensions Height/Width: 49.2 x 36.2 cm
    Image Dimensions Height/Width: 19 3/8 x 14 1/4 in
    Mat Dimensions: 32 x 24 in
  • Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Terry Sutcliffe
  • Not on display
  • 1984.0177
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Image of mountain with flat/straight side facing viewer. At the base of the mountain is a snowy area with trees. In the sky, on the left side of the print, is a moon close to being full. On the left side is a part of a mountain(?) completely in shadows.