The J. Paul Getty Museum

[Mechanic's Rock, Low Water]

Object Details

Title:

[Mechanic's Rock, Low Water]

Artist/Maker:

Henry P. Bosse (American, 1844 - 1903)

Culture:

American

Date:

1889

Medium:

Cyanotype

Object Number:

2002.32.4

Dimensions:

26.5 × 33.2 cm (10 7/16 × 13 1/16 in.)

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Object Description

Man walking through low water in river.

Provenance
Exhibitions
Exhibitions
Photographers of Genius (March 16 to July 25, 2004) (Rotation 1: 3/15/04 - 4/19/04)
  • The J. Paul Getty Museum at the Getty Center (Los Angeles), March 16 to July 25, 2004
East of the Mississippi: Nineteenth-Century American Landscape Photography (March 12 to January 7, 2018)
  • National Gallery of Art (Washington, D.C.), March 12 to July 16, 2017
Bibliography
Bibliography

Lord, Russell, Jennifer Raab, Diane Waggoner. East of the Mississippi: Nineteenth-century American Landscape Photography, exh. cat. (Washington, D.C.: National Gallery of Art and the New Orleans Museum of Art, with Yale University Press, 2017), p. 188, fig. 145.

Waggoner, Diane, Russel Lord and Jennifer Raab, eds. East of the Mississippi : Nineteenth-Century American Landscape Photography, exh. cat. (Washington: National Gallery of Arts, 2017), Diane Waggoner, "Industry and the Railroads", plate 145, p. 188.