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Watkins #807 - The Three Brothers, Yosemite
Image courtesy of: The J. Paul Getty Museum, Los Angeles   (Accession Number 84.XP.220.27)
Photographers number:807
Title:The Three Brothers, Yosemite
Inscription:Recto mount inscribed in black ink, l.l. under image, Further up the Valley. The Three Brothers, the highest 3,830 ft.
Date Photographed: 1878-1881
Catalog:Carleton Watkins: The Complete Mammoth Photographs, cat. no. 171
Notes:CMP notes: CEW number on Bennett print. The thickness of the mount (i.e., album page) suggests this was in a sumptuous album. Note residue from album hinge at left mount edge.

Photographer:Carleton E Watkins   (Nov 11, 1829 — Jun 23, 1916;  Active approx. 1853 — 1896)
Publisher:Carleton Watkins
Format:Mammoth Plate
Medium:Albumen
Image Size:15 716  x  21 116  in.  (39.2 x 53.5 cm)  —  Vertical, Rectangle
Mount Size:20 38  x  25 34  in.  (51.8 x 65.4 cm)
Provenance to 1900:Daniel Wolf  (source: 1984/JPGM notes)

View this image in gallery:Yosemite Valley
Link to image source:http://www.getty.edu/art/collection/objects/55519/carleton-watkins-further-up-the-valley-the-three-brothers-the-highest-3830-ft-american-1866/
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