RUTH BERNHARD, Sunday Morning, Chinatown, San Francisco , 1956/2006; 10 x 10 in., GSP. Edition of 10.
Celebrated photographer Ruth Bernhard lived in San Francisco from 1953 until her death in December 2006 at the age of 101. A peer to the Bay Area’s photographic modernists Edward Weston, Ansel Adams, and Imogen Cunningham, Bernhard’s work is world-renowned and is found in major national and international museum collections. This limited edition gelatin silver print, made especially for SF Camerawork from a 1956 negative was one of her last editions.