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Mt. Broderick in Distant Centre, Piroyac, Falling Chrystals, Vernal Fall

Artist:
Carleton E. Watkins (American, 1829–1916)
Date:
1861
Medium:
Albumen silver print from glass negative
Dimensions:
Image: 42.4 x 51.5 cm (16 11/16 x 20 1/4 in.), arch-topped Mount: 53.4 x 67 cm (21 x 26 3/8 in.)
Classification:
Photographs
Credit Line:
Gilman Collection, Museum Purchase, 2005
Accession Number:
2005.100.1190
Not on view
Signature: Titled and numbered in ink lower right edge of mount, no. ?
Signed in ink lower right: "C. E. Watkins"

Inscription: Signed in ink on mount, recto BR: "C. E. Watkins"; inscribed in ink on mount, recto BRC: "Mt. Broderick in distant centre Piroyac=Falling Chrystals [sic]=Vernal Fall=400 Ft. No. . . . [inscription cut off at torn corner]"
[Rinhart Galleries, Colebrook, Connecticut]; Gilman Paper Company Collection, New York, July 19, 1985

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