Drawing, "Yosemite; South Dome", 1873 Brush and watercolor, white gouache, graphite on blue-gray wove paper. Gift of Thomas Moran. 1917-17-32.
What is this?
Vertical vista features the granite peak of Half Dome, Yosemite, looming between boulders in the foreground and snowcapped mountains in the distance. In foreground, jutting rocks at center, pine trees and spruce at right.
This object has been included in the following exhibitions:
- The Unity of Nature: Alexander von Humboldt and the Americas
- Frederic Church, Winslow Homer & Thomas Moran: Tourism and the American Landscape, May 19 - October 22, 2006
- The Cooper-Hewitt Collections: A Design Resource, Tuesday, March 26, 1991 - Sunday, August 30, 1992