Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

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Mt. Hood from Lost Lake.
  • William Henry Jackson, artist
    born: Keesville, New York, United States ; died: New York, New York, United States
    Detroit Photographic Company, publisher
    active 1897–1924
  • Mt. Hood from Lost Lake., 1900
  • Where object was made: Oregon, United States
  • photochrom
  • Object Height/Width: 17.39 x 22.69 cm
    Object Height/Width: 6 7/8 x 8 15/16 in
  • Gift of David J. and Rita Sloan Gottlieb
  • Not on display
  • 2012.0417

Exterior. In this perfectly symmetrical image, the snowy peak of Mt. Hood (the highest mountain in Oregon) rises from behind a line of pine trees. This part of the image is completely reflected in the waters of Lost Lake.