Exhibitions/ Art Object

Yosemite Falls, River View, 2637 Feet

Artist:
Carleton E. Watkins (American, 1829–1916)
Date:
1861
Medium:
Albumen silver print from glass negative
Dimensions:
Image: 16 1/2 × 19 1/2 in. (41.9 × 49.5 cm) Mount: 21 1/4 × 26 3/8 in. (54 × 67 cm)
Classification:
Photographs
Credit Line:
Gilman Collection, Museum Purchase, 2005
Accession Number:
2005.100.1274
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: "Yosemite Fall = 2637 ft River View n.[?]"
[Rinhart Galleries, Inc., Colebrook, Connecticut, July 19, 1985]; Gilman Paper Company Collection, New York

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