Death Valley and the Creek Called Furnace

1962
Photographer Ansel Adams (American, 1902–1984), Writer Edwin Corle (American, 1906–1956)


Dimensions

Overall: 27 x 19 x 1.5 cm (10 5/8 x 7 1/2 x 9/16 in.)

Accession Number

2011.374

Medium or Technique

Illustrated book with 32 photographic half-tone reproductions of black and white photographs by Ansel Adams.

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Contemporary Art, Photography

Classifications

Illustrated books

(Los Angeles: The Ward Ritchie Press, 1962); octavo, 27 cm; ix pp. plus 60 pp. text; 32 plates; dark gray coth with silver lettering on spine and front.

Provenance

1970s, acquired at a bookstore in the U.S. by Clifford S. Ackley, Boston; 2011, gift of Clifford Ackley to the MFA. (Accession Date: June 22, 2011)

Credit Line

Gift of Clifford S. Ackley

Copyright

Photograph by Ansel Adams. Used with permission of the Trustees of The Ansel Adams Publishing Rights Trust. All Rights Reserved.