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Carleton E. Watkins

'The Garrison, Columbia River'

Estimate:

250,000

to
- 350,000 USD

Carleton E. Watkins

Carleton E. Watkins

'The Garrison, Columbia River'

'The Garrison, Columbia River'

Estimate:

250,000

to
- 350,000 USD

Carleton E. Watkins

1829 - 1916

'The Garrison, Columbia River'


a plate from the album Photographs of theColumbia River and Oregon (San Francisco: C. E. Watkins, 1872), mammoth-plate albumen print, on the original two-toned folio mount, with title in a contemporary calligraphic hand in ink, framed, circa 1867

image: 15 ¾ by 20 ⅝ in. (40 by 52.4 cm.)

frame: 29 by 33 ¾ in. (73.7 by 85.7 cm.)

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The University Club, New York

Swann Galleries, New York, 10 May 1979

Collection of Margaret W. Weston

Sotheby's New York, Photographs from the Private Collection of Margaret W. Weston, 25 April 2007, Sale 8387, Lot 20, Hans P. Kraus, Jr., Inc., as agent

This print:

James Alinder, Carleton E. Watkins: Photographs of the Columbia River and Oregon (Carmel: The Friends of Photography in Association with the Weston Gallery, 1979), pl. 23

Douglas R. Nickel, Carleton Watkins: The Art of Perception (San Francisco Museum of Modern Art, 1999), pl. 50

Passion and Precision: Photographs from the Collection of Margaret W. Weston (Monterey Museum of Art, 2003), p. 57

Carmel, The Friends of Photography, Carleton E. Watkins: Photographs of the Columbia River and Oregon, February - March 1980

San Francisco Museum of Modern Art, Carleton Watkins: The Art of Perception, May - September 1999, and traveling thereafter to:

New York, Metropolitan Museum of Art, October 1999 - January 2000

Washington, D. C., National Gallery of Art, February - April 2000

Monterey Museum of Art, Passion and Precision: Photographs from the Collection of Margaret W. Weston, January - April 2003