Artist Carleton E. Watkins, American, 1829-1916
Title
  • Grizzly Giant, Mariposa Grove, California
Date 1861
Medium albumen print
Dimensions Image: 20 5/8 × 15 3/4 inches (52.4 × 40 cm)
Mount: 24 × 19 1/4 inches (61 × 48.9 cm)
Credit Line Founders Society Purchase, Edward E. Rothman Fund
Accession Number F81.42
Department Prints, Drawings & Photographs
Not On View
Signed Signed, in brown ink, lower right: C. E. Watkins
Inscriptions Inscribed, in pencil, on mount, lower left: 15 1/2? 20 5/8?
(Daniel Wolf Gallery, New York, New York, USA);
1981-present, purchase by the Detroit Institute of Arts (Detroit, Michigan, USA)
Nickel, Douglas R. Carleton Watkins: The Art of Perception. San Francisco, 1999 (pl. 19), p. 61.