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South Dome, Yosemite Valley.
  • William Henry Jackson, artist
    1843–1942
    born: Keesville, New York, United States ; died: New York, New York, United States
    Detroit Photographic Company, publisher
    active 1897–1924
  • South Dome, Yosemite Valley., 1898
  • Where object was made: Yosemite National Park, California, United States
  • photochrom
  • Object Height/Width: 22.69 x 17.39 cm
    Object Height/Width: 8 15/16 x 6 7/8 in
  • Gift of David J. and Rita Sloan Gottlieb
  • Not on display
  • 2012.0338
Description

Along the right, bottom, and left edges of the image, pine trees frame a distant hazy view of a rocky mountain face [identified as South Dome, Yosemite Valley]. Fluffy clouds and blue sky occupy the top third of the composition.