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      Sale 2436 | Lot 11
      Estimate: $10,000 - $15,000
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      • Sale 2436 Lot 11

        CARLETON E. WATKINS (1829-1916)
        The Golden Gate from Telegraph Hill, San Francisco. Albumen print, the image measuring 8 1/8x12 inches (20.6x30.5 cm.), with Watkins' signature and title, in pencil, on verso. Circa 1868

        Estimate $10,000 - 15,000

        This sweeping photograph is also titled Golden Gate Entrance to Harbor of San Francisco.

        A rare and early view of San Francisco's Golden Gate Bay, decades before the Bridge was erected (in 1933).

        This is a detail of the full image that appears in Carleton E. Watkins: Photographs 1861-1874 (Fraenkel Gallery), pl. 64.


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