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What is this?

Recto: Horizontal view of distant jagged mountian peaks.
Verso: View of two peaks with a canyon wall in left background.

This is a drawing from United States. It is dated possibly June 2, 1892 and we acquired it in 1917. Gift of Thomas Moran.

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Its medium is

recto: graphite, brush and various watercolor washes on paper. verso: graphite on paper.

Its dimensions are

12.4 x 17.7 cm (4 7/8 x 6 15/16 in.)

It is signed

Signed with mongram, lower right corner.

It is inscribed

Recto: Inscribed in graphite ?, at upper right: The Needles; and dated: June 2 189. Verso: Inscribed in graphite: 82.

This object was created by Thomas Moran

This object was donated by Thomas Moran

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