Exhibitions/ Art Object

Volcanic Islands in Mono Lake, California

Artist:
Timothy H. O'Sullivan (American, born Ireland, 1840–1882)
Date:
1868
Medium:
Albumen silver print from glass negative
Dimensions:
Image: 22.3 x 29.3 cm (8 3/4 x 11 9/16 in.) Mat: 40.6 x 50.8 cm (16 x 20 in.)
Classification:
Photographs
Credit Line:
Gilman Collection, Museum Purchase, 2005
Accession Number:
2005.100.1203
Not on view
Inscription: Inscribed in pencil on print, verso B: "Two islands in Mono lake, Cal. 13000 ft Sierra Nevadas"
Alfred Rudolph Waud; [Rinhart Galleries, New York]; Gilman Paper Company Collection, New York, October 8, 1976

Naef, Weston J., and James Wood. Era of Exploration: The Rise of Landscape Photography in the American West, 1860–1885. Buffalo: Albright-Knox Art Gallery, 1975. no. 46.



From the King Expedition, 1867-72.
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