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Pohono, Bridal Veil, 900 Feet, Yosemite

Artist:
Carleton E. Watkins (American, 1829–1916)
Date:
1861
Medium:
Albumen silver print from glass negative
Dimensions:
Image: 16 1/2 × 20 9/16 in. (41.9 × 52.3 cm) Mount: 21 5/16 in. × 26 7/16 in. (54.1 × 67.2 cm)
Classification:
Photographs
Credit Line:
Gilman Collection, Purchase, The Horace W. Goldsmith Foundation Gift, through Joyce and Robert Menschel, 2005
Accession Number:
2005.100.1256
Not on view
Inscription: Signed in ink on mount, recto BR: "C. E. Watkins"; inscribed in ink on mount, recto BRC: " Pohono. Wind Spirit. Bridal Vail [illegible]no. 2[?]"
[Rinhart Galleries, Inc., Colebrook, Connecticut, July 19, 1985]; Gilman Paper Company Collection, New York

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