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Grizzly Giant, Mariposa Grove
  • Carleton Emmons Watkins
    born: Oneonta, New York, United States ; died: Imola, California, United States
  • Grizzly Giant, Mariposa Grove, circa 1859
  • Where object was made: Yosemite National Park, California, United States
  • albumen print
  • Image Dimensions Height/Width: 19 x 14 cm
    Image Dimensions Height/Width: 7 1/2 x 5 1/2 in
    Mat Dimensions: 14 x 19 in
  • Museum purchase
  • Not on display
  • 1978.0095
Label Text

Black-and-white image male figure standing in front of very large tree trunk (only partially shown). There are smaller trees in the background.