Robert Dawson

American (Sacramento, California, 1950)

The Needles, Pyramid Lake

1991, printed 1996
photograph | gelatin silver print
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    Robert Dawson, The Needles, Pyramid Lake, 1991, printed 1996; gelatin silver print, 14 in. x 18 in. (35.56 cm x 45.72 cm); Collection of the Sack Photographic Trust; © Robert Dawson

14 in. x 18 in. (35.56 cm x 45.72 cm)
Collection of the Sack Photographic Trust
© Robert Dawson


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