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Valley of the Ribble and Pendle Hill

Artist:
Roger Fenton (British, 1819–1869)
Date:
1859
Medium:
Albumen silver print from glass negative
Dimensions:
32.1 x 42.5 cm (12 5/8 x 16 3/4 in.)
Classification:
Photographs
Credit Line:
The Rubel Collection, Purchase, Lila Acheson Wallace and Ann Tenenbaum and Thomas H. Lee Gifts, 1997
Accession Number:
1997.382.33
Not on view
Inscription: Titled and inscribed in pencil on mount: "No 45"; stamped on mount: "Photographed by R. Fenton"
[...]; (sold, Sotheby Parke Bernet, Los Angeles, November 1-2, 1979, lot 216); [Sean Thackeray, San Francisco]; William Rubel, Santa Cruz, California; [Hans P. Kraus, Jr., Fine Photographs, New York]

Crocker Art Museum. "Masterworks of Photography from the Rubel Collection," January 9, 1982–February 21, 1982.

Achenbach Graphic Arts Council. "Masterworks of Photography from the Rubel Collection," January 1, 1984–February 1, 1984.

The Metropolitan Museum of Art. "Inventing a New Art: Early Photographs from the Rubel Collection in the Metropolitan Museum of Art," June 1, 1999–September 19, 1999.

National Gallery of Art, Washington D.C. "All the Mighty World," October 17, 2004–January 2, 2005.

J. Paul Getty Museum. "All the Mighty World," February 1, 2005–April 25, 2005.

The Metropolitan Museum of Art. "All the Mighty World," May 24, 2005–August 29, 2005.

Tate Britain. "All the Mighty World," September 25, 2005–January 2, 2006.

Daniel, Malcolm. The Metropolitan Museum of Art Bulletin: Inventing a New Art: Early Photographs from the Rubel Collection in The Metropolitan Museum of Art 56, no. 4 (Spring 1999). p. 24.

Baldwin, Gordon, Malcolm Daniel, and Sarah Greenough. All the Mighty World: The Photographs of Roger Fenton, 1852–1860. New Haven: The Metropolitan Museum of Art, 2004.



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