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Exhibitions/ Art Object

Cape Horn, Columbia River, Oregon

Carleton E. Watkins (American, 1829–1916)
1867, printed 1880-1890
Albumen silver print from glass negatives
Image: 52.3 x 40.4 cm (20 9/16 x 15 7/8 in.) Frame: 76.2 x 63.5 cm (30 x 25 in.)
Credit Line:
George Eastman House, International Museum of Photography and Film, Rochester
Not on view
The Metropolitan Museum of Art. "Faking It: Manipulated Photography Before Photoshop," October 10, 2012–January 27, 2013.

National Gallery of Art, Washington D.C. "Faking It: Manipulated Photography Before Photoshop," February 17, 2013–May 5, 2013.

Museum of Fine Arts, Houston. "Faking It: Manipulated Photography Before Photoshop," June 2, 2013–August 25, 2013.

Fineman, Mia. Faking It: Manipulated Photography Before Photoshop. New York: The Metropolitan Museum of Art, 2012. no. 7, pp. 13, 207.

per Weston Naef, this print was probably made between 1880 and 1890 (after Muybridge began printing in clouds)