Comment, Like, & Favorite
12.000 x 9.000 x 1.000 inches
This piece has been already sold. Please feel free to contact the artist directly regarding this or other pieces.
Click here to contact the artist.
Merced River Encounter
Painting - Plein Air Watercolor
I was painting in Yosemite Valley this Autumn afternoon in 1976 on the Merced River with my girlfriend by my side sunning herself on a blanket, when an old man with a tripod over his shoulder came up behind me and started to chat about my painting, making some very complimentary remarks. I tried to chat, but was so into my painting that I really did not look back at him but rather continued to paint and gave him very little attention. After a few minutes he continued on his way along the rivers edge. Linda, my girlfriend said to me, do you know who that is? I did not but as I look at his lumbering form with the old wooden tripod and huge 8"x10" camera, she said that was Ansel Adams. I have always wondered if I am in one of his photos painting in the foreground. Maybe somewhere in his archives.
April 3rd, 2010
Viewed 938 Times - Last Visitor from Alor Setar, 02 - Malaysia on 09/16/2014 at 3:04 AM
copy and paste to your website / blog - preview