Carleton E. Watkins (American, 1829-1916)
First View of the Yosemite Valley from the Mariposa Trail, 1865-66
Imperial albumen print, printed c. 1885, on the original mount, with Taber's credit, title and inventory number 'A 1.' in the negative; titled in pencil in an unidentified hand on the paper mount, in very good condition aside from a few light surface scratches, the top edge of the image appears to a slightly faded, framed.
8 1/8 x 12 1/8in