Current Location:
Building B (MAK) -> Lower Level - Building B (MAK)
Location Notes:
MAK; LL, Building B, Above Drinking Fountain

Half Dome, Winter, Yosemite National Park, CA

Artwork
Identifier:
2007.466.1
Artist:
Ansel Adams
Credit:
GVSU Collection
Medium:
Reproduction Print
Date:
circa 1930
Dimensions:
Artworks - Height: 9.75 in Width: 12.75 in
Description:
Image of a mountain with snow and trees on it. The snow is blowing off a large peak on the right, causing it to be very cloudy on the left side, near the valley. Image is in black and white.
Historical Context:
Ansel Adams (1902 to 1984) was an American photographer best known for his photographs of the western United States, particularly Yosemite National Park. He invented a multi-zone system of breaking down images for photography that is still widely accepted and practiced. It is an aspect in the resulted intense clarity of his work.