Grand Canyon, Colorado River, No. 5

1872
Timothy H. O'Sullivan (American (born in Ireland), 1840–1882)


Dimensions

Image: 27 x 20 cm (10 5/8 x 7 7/8 in.) Sheet: 50.8 x 40.6 cm (20 x 16 in.)

Accession Number

1974.49

Medium or Technique

Photograph, albumen print

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Photography

Classifications

Photographs

Inscription

Printed on sheet above image: "War Department, Corps of Engineers, U. S. Army/ geographic exporations and surveys West of the 100th Meridian/Espeditiin of 1872./ Under command of Lieut. Geo. M. Wheeler, Corps of Engrs."
Below image: "T. H. O'Sullivan, Phot/ No. 5/ Grand Canyon/ Colorado RIver./ Near Paria Creek, looking West."

Provenance

The Witkin Gallery, New York; purchased February 1974.

Credit Line

Gift of David Bakalar