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Lower Yosemite Falls

Artist:
Carleton E. Watkins (American, 1829–1916)
Date:
1860s
Medium:
Albumen silver print from glass negative
Dimensions:
Image: 52.2 × 41.2 cm (20 9/16 × 16 1/4 in.) Mount: 65.3 × 50 cm (25 11/16 × 19 11/16 in.)
Classification:
Photographs
Credit Line:
Gilman Collection, Purchase, The Horace W. Goldsmith Foundation Gift, through Joyce and Robert Menschel, 2005
Accession Number:
2005.100.1180
Not on view
Inscription: Inscribed in pencil on mount, recto TL: [illegible]; Inscribed in pencil on mount, verso TL: "The lower yosemite falls"
[Daniel Wolf Gallery, February 27, 1979]; Gilman Paper Company Collection, New York

This photograph is pictured in the anonymous photograph of the Paris International Exposition, 1868, the ERA OF EXPLORATION, p. 79.
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