Details
CARLETON E. WATKINS (1829–1916)
Yosemite Falls, 1865-1866
albumen print, mounted on board
signed, titled and numbered 'no. 52' in pencil (margin)
image/sheet: 20 7/8 x 16 ¼ in. (53 x 41.2 cm.)
mount: 33 ¼ x 25 in.(85 x 63.5 cm.)
Provenance
Private Collector, 1970s.
Literature
Carleton E. Watkins and Peter E. Palmquist, Carleton E. Watkins Photographs 1861-1874, Fraenkel Gallery; Bedford Arts Publishers, San Francisco, 1989, pl. 44.
Weston Naef and Christine Hult-Lewis, Carleton Watkins: The Complete Mammoth Photographs, The J. Paul Getty Museum, Los Angeles, 2011, pl. 199, p. 90.
Carleton E. Watkins, Carleton E. Watkins: The Stanford Albums, Stanford University Press, Stanford, 2014, p. 123.
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