John Muir


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Note on verso: "Ice cone at foot of Upper Yosemite fall. The test description is necessary to the artists understanding of the subject, water fall pouring into the hollow cone making a great spray and wind about the top of the cone. The water issues from the base in three separate falls." Studio copy of a field drawing adapted from 1873 journal page 31.

Date Original

circa 1890

Circa Date

circa 1890


Original drawing dimensions: 21.5 x 17.5 cm.

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John Muir, artwork, drawing, sketch, naturalist, history, historian, Waterfalls



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