The J. Paul Getty Museum

[Lone Mountain, from the Orphan Asylum]

Object Details

Title:

[Lone Mountain, from the Orphan Asylum]

Artist/Maker:

Carleton Watkins (American, 1829 - 1916)

Culture:

American

Place:

San Francisco, California, United States (Place Created)

Date:

about 1868

Medium:

Albumen silver print

Object Number:

88.XM.85

Dimensions:

40 × 52.4 cm (15 3/4 × 20 5/8 in.)

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Object Description

View of what were then the westernmost outskirts of San Francisco. Mammoth

Exhibitions
Exhibitions
Carleton Watkins: Western Landscape and the Classical Vision (March 13 to May 27, 1990)
  • The J. Paul Getty Museum (Malibu), March 13 to May 27, 1990
Carleton Watkins: From Where the View Looked Best (February 15 to June 4, 2000)
  • The J. Paul Getty Museum at the Getty Center (Los Angeles), February 15 to June 4, 2000