Cheyenne Falls, ca. 1890

  • William Henry Jackson, American, 1843-1942

Albumen print

  • Framed: Image: 6 1/2 × 4 inches (16.5 × 10.2 cm) Mount: 7 1/8 × 9 1/2 inches (18.1 × 24.1 cm)

Gift of Warren and Margot Coville

1998.105.14B

Department

Prints, Drawings & Photographs

  • Albumen process
  • Canyons
  • Mountains
  • Waterfall
  • Rocks
  • Landscape (representation)
  • Albumen print
  • Colorado

Signed, Marks, Inscriptions

Inscribed, in negative, lower left: 418 CHEYENNE FALLS. Inscribed, in mount, in black pen and ink, lower center: Seven Falls in South Cheyenne Cañon near Colo. Springs.

Provenance

until 1983, Butterfield's (San Francisco, California, USA); 1983-1998, Warren and Margot Coville (Bloomfield Hills, Michigan, USA); 1998-present, gift to the Detroit Institute of Arts (Detroit, Michigan, USA)

Rights Status

William Henry Jackson, Cheyenne Falls, ca. 1890, albumen print. Detroit Institute of Arts, Gift of Warren and Margot Coville, 1998.105.14B.