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A Creek in Canton

Artist:
Attributed to John Thomson (British, Edinburgh, Scotland 1837–1921 London)
Date:
ca. 1869
Medium:
Albumen silver print from glass negative
Dimensions:
Image: 8 1/2 × 10 13/16 in. (21.6 × 27.5 cm)
Classification:
Photographs
Credit Line:
Gilman Collection, Purchase, Robert Rosenkranz Gift, 2005
Accession Number:
2005.100.494.59
Not on view
Inscription: Inscribed in black ink on caption label affixed mount recto, BC: "A Creek in Canton"; inscribed in pencil on print, verso BL: “56 [upside down]”and BR: "A Creek // Canton"
(sold Sotheby's Parke Bernet, Lot 124, May 8, 1979); Gilman Paper Company Collection, New York

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