Half Dome from Glacier Point, Yosemite

Eadweard Muybridge, English, active in America, 1830 - 1904

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Mammoth albumen print from wet collodion negative

Sheet: 15 1/2 × 20 9/16 in. (39.4 × 52.3 cm)

Mount: 21 7/8 × 28 in. (55.6 × 71.1 cm)

Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College: Purchased through the Edward A. Hansen Memorial Fund

2017.50

Geography/Culture

North America, United States

Period

19th century

Object Name

Photograph

Classification

Photograph

Not on view

Course History

ENGL 75.2, Climate Fiction, Alysia Garrison, Spring 2019

ENGL 7.5, Writing Wild, Patricia McKee, Spring 2019

Publication History

John R. Stomberg, The Hood Now: Art and Inquiry at Dartmouth, Hanover, New Hampshire: Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College, 2019, p. 124, ill. plate no. 55.

Provenance

Possibly in the Gardner Collection of Photographs, Harvard University, Cambridge, Massachusetts, date uknown; to private collection, about 1965-1966; Sotheby's Photographs, Sale N08349, Lot 124, October 15, 2007, New York, New York; sold to Hans P. Kraus, Fine Photographs, New York, New York, 2007; sold to Charles Isaacs Photographs, Inc, New York, New York, date unknown; sold to present collection, 2017.

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