The Wraith

PhotographerCleora Clark Wheeler

CountryUnited States


PortfolioCalifornia Sample Book by Cleora Clark Wheeler


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California, Death, Landscape, Marine, Oceans, Seashore, Supports, Trees


Image Dimensions: 10.1 x 7.8 cm (cropped to plate marks)
Support Dimensions: 20.7 x 14.9 Gampi | 24.8 x 38.0 off-white handmade paper (folded) | 33.0 x 25.0 cm olive-colored cardstock leaf

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Cypress trees, one living and the other dead, stand sentinel among a rock outcropping with the Pacific Ocean beyond. The landscape was photographed by Wheeler along the famed Seventeen Mile Drive on the Monterey coastline.


print notes recto: titled and signed in graphite in plate border: 

The Wraith     Cleora Wheeler; pasted white label along lower right margin of image and primary support:  #472-Japanese   $1.00; wrinkling to upper portion of image area within plate marks.


Published: as a halftone in the April, 1926 issue of The Key, the monthly magazine of Kappa Kappa Gamma fraternity.

The Wraith