Exhibitions/ Art Object

Geyser Spring, Ruby Valley, Nevada

Artist:
Timothy H. O'Sullivan (American, born Ireland, 1840–1882)
Date:
1868
Medium:
Albumen silver print from glass negative
Dimensions:
Image: 22.6 x 28.9 cm (8 7/8 x 11 3/8 in.) Mat: 47.9 x 61 cm (18 7/8 x 24 in.)
Classification:
Photographs
Credit Line:
Gilman Collection, Purchase, Ann Tenenbaum and Thomas H. Lee Gift, 2005
Accession Number:
2005.100.1206
Not on view
Inscription: Inscribed in pencil on print, verso B: "Geyser spring - 12 feet. Ruby Valley, Nev."
Alfred Rudolph Waud; [John Coplans]; Gilman Paper Company Collection, New York, October 12, 1977

Naef, Weston J., and James Wood. Era of Exploration: The Rise of Landscape Photography in the American West, 1860–1885. Buffalo: Albright-Knox Art Gallery, 1975. no. 4.

Snyder, Joel. American Frontiers: The Photographs of Timothy O'Sullivan, 1867–1874. Millerton, N.Y.: Aperture, 1981. p. 42 (different print).

Dingus, Rick. The Photographic Artifacts of Timothy O'Sullivan. 1st ed. Albuquerque: University of New Mexico Press, 1982. p. 129 (different print).



From the King Expedition, 1867-72.
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