Inscription

all on mount: upper left in black ink: The Wissahickon Creek / near Phila; center on letterpress label: Johnson & D'Utassy, / Photographers, / (formerly Johnson, Williams & Co.) / 952, 954, 956 Broadway, New York, / Corner Madison Square, Opposite Fifth Avenue Hotel, / And Kittatiny House, / Delaware Water Gap, PA. / All branches of the photographic art / executed in the most skillful manner and with despatch. / Photographs colored in oil or water colors or India Ink. / N.B. - A large and choice collection of Stereoscopic Views, taken from nature, on hand. / John H. Johnson. Fred. George D'Utassy.

Provenance

Mr. John Coll, Berkeley, CA, by 1975; (Butterfield & Butterfield, San Francisco, CA, 1998); purchased with donated funds by NGA, 1998.

Exhibition History
1999
Photographs from the Collection, National Gallery of Art, Washington, 1999.