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    Mammoth Plate Carleton Watkins Photograph "El Capitan," circa 1870s. A rare size albumen photograph from the wet-collodion negative of El Capitan in Yosemite Valley. This very popular rock formation is shown mirrored in a lake in this detailed large print. Matted in a mahogany frame that measures approximately 23" x 29". Image is approximately 16" x 21".

    Condition: Very fine-excellent.


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    January, 2009
    23rd-25th Friday-Sunday
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