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Price Realized: $5,250 With Buyer's Premium Show Hammer Price
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Sale 2466 Lot 23
CARLETON E. WATKINS (1829-1916)
The Great Yo Semite Falls. Mammoth-plate albumen print, the image measuring 15 5/8x20 1/2 inches (39.6x52.1 cm.), the mount 21 1/2x27 1/2 inches (54.6x69.9 cm.), with a title, in pencil, on mount recto. 1861; printed circa 1865
Estimate $5,000 - 7,500
Naef and Hult-Lewis, Carleton Watkins, The Complete Mammoth Photographs (The J. Paul Getty Museum), pl. 195, p. 88 (where it is titled Yosemite Falls, Front View).Price Realized (with Buyer's Premium) $5,250