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Inscription: Printed on mount, recto BL: "DARIEN EXPEDITION"; Printed on mount, recto BC: "TROPICAL SCENERY//SANTA MARIA DEL REAL, DARIEN"; Printed on mount, recto BR: "COMD'R SELFRIDGE, Comd'g"
[Swann Galleries, New York City, from sale April 23, 1981, lot #362]; Lunn Gallery, April 27, 1981; Gilman Paper Company Collection, New York
According to Navy geographic reports and routes, O'Sullivan photographed the Atlantic side in 1870 of Panama and never went to the Pacific. Moran photographed the Pacific side in 1871.
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