Current Location:
Building B (MAK) -> 4th Floor - Building B (MAK)
Location Notes:
MAK; 4th fl., Left of Rm. B-4-213

Leaves, Mills College, California

Artwork
Identifier:
2007.471.1
Artist:
Ansel Adams
Credit:
GVSU Collection
Medium:
Reproduction Print
Date:
circa 1931
Description:
Black and white image of various leaves and vegetation. There are ferns near the top, vines in the upper left corner,the middle and the right side. The image is from a perspective looking down at the plants.
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.