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William Henry Jackson (American, 1843-1942) Great Falls of the Yellowstone

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2996M
Lot:
410
Sold for:
$461$375

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Auction:
Discovery - 2996M
Location:
Marlborough
Date / Time :
March 23, 2017 10:00AM

Description:

William Henry Jackson (American, 1843-1942)

Great Falls of the Yellowstone, 1871. Titled in the image l.l., identified below the image l.l. Albumen silver print mounted to a Hayden Geological Survey board, image/sheet size 13 x 9 7/8 in., unmatted, unframed. Condition: Fading, minor surface abrasions, small black spot of ink or similar in the upper part of the falls.

Provenance: Property from the collection of Harvey Shipley Miller, proceeds to benefit the Philadelphia Museum of Art.
Estimate $300-500


The absence of a condition statement does not imply that the lot is in perfect condition or completely free from wear and tear, imperfections or the effects of aging. Condition requests can be obtained via email (lot inquiry button) or by telephone to the appropriate gallery location (Boston/617.350.5400 or Marlborough/508.970.3000). Any condition statement given, as a courtesy to a client, is only an opinion and should not be treated as a statement of fact. Skinner Inc. shall have no responsibility for any error or omission.

Keywords

William Henry Jackson, Harvey Shipley Miller, Albumen print, Geography of the United States, Great Falls, Hayden, Western United States, Wyoming, Yellowstone National Park

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