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Monolith, The Face of Half Dome, Yosemite National Park, California
  • Ansel Adams
    1902–1984
    born: San Francisco, California, United States ; died: Carmel, California, United States ; active: United States
  • Monolith, The Face of Half Dome, Yosemite National Park, California, 1927
  • Museum Set
  • Where object was made: Yosemite National Park, California, United States
  • gelatin silver print
  • Image Dimensions Height/Width: 49 x 36.6 cm
    Image Dimensions Height/Width: 19 1/4 x 14 3/8 in
    Mat Dimensions: 32 x 24 in
  • Gift of Terry J. Sutcliffe and Sally S. Sutcliffe
  • Not on display
  • 1992.0166
Description
Exhibitions

Large, flat-sided rock formation in the center of the print. There are smaller rock formations on either side which have snow on them. There are small trees on the right side of the print.