Art/ Collection/ Art Object

The Yosemite Falls, 2,550 feet, California

Artist:
Carleton E. Watkins (American, 1829–1916)
Date:
ca. 1866, printed ca. 1875
Medium:
Albumen silver print from glass negative
Dimensions:
52.4 x 40.3 cm. (20 5/8 x 15 7/8 in.)
Classification:
Photographs
Credit Line:
Gift of Weston J. Naef, in memory of John J. McKendry, 1977
Accession Number:
1977.678.1
Not on view
Inscription: Printed in negative: "51. The Yosemite Falls. 2,550 feet, Cal." and "Taber Photo, San Francisco."
Weston J. Naef

Palmquist, Peter E. Carleton E. Watkins: Photographs, 1861–1874. San Francisco: Fraenkel Gallery, 1989. no. 44.



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