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Creator Name: O'Sullivan, Timothy H.
Creator Nationality: North American; American
Creator Role: Artist
Creator Dates/Places: 1840 Ireland-1882 USA
Creator Name-CRT: Timothy H. O'Sullivan
Title: Cañon de Chelle, Walls of the Grand Cañon about 1200 Feet in Height (Wheeler Survey)
Title Type: Title
View: Full View
Creation Start Date: 1873
Creation End Date: 1873
Creation Date: 1873
Object Type: Photographs
Materials and Techniques: albumen print on paper mounted on paperboard
Dimensions: sheet and image: 8 x 10 7/8 in. (20.3 x 27.6 cm.)
Inscriptions: mount recto lower left printed: T.H. O'Sullivan, Phot.mount recto upper rightprinted: Expedition of 1873--Lieut. Geo. M. Wheeler, Corps. of Engineers, Commanding.mount recto upper left printed: Geographical & Geological Explorations & Surveys West ofthe 100th Meridianmount recto upper center printed: WAR DEPARTMENT/CORPS OF ENGINEERS U.S. ARMY (in a circle around crest)mount recto lower right printed: No.15..mount rectolower center printed: CANON DE CHELLE./Walls of the Grand Canon about 1200 feet in height.
AMICA Contributor: Smithsonian American Art Museum
Owner Location: Washington, DC, USA
ID Number: 1994.91.134
Credit Line: Museum purchase from the Charles Isaacs Collection made possible in part by the Luisita L. andFranz H. Denghausen Endowment
Copyright: Smithsonian American Art Museum
AMICA ID: SAAM.1994.91.134
AMICA Library Year: 1998
Media Metadata Rights:
Courtesy of Smithsonian American Art Museum
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