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Drawing, Looking up the Trail at Bright Angel, Grand Canyon, Arizona, May 1901

This is a Drawing. It was created by Thomas Moran. It is dated May 1901 and we acquired it in 1917. Its medium is recto: brush and watercolor, graphite on blue-green wove paper verso: graphite on blue-green wove paper. It is a part of the Drawings, Prints, and Graphic Design department.

This object was donated by Thomas Moran and catalogued by Megan L. Smith. It is credited Gift of Thomas Moran.

Its dimensions are

37.9 x 27.3 cm (14 15/16 x 10 3/4 in.)

It has the following markings

Recto: Stamped in ink, lower left: Cooper Union Museum for the Arts of Decoration, [Lugt 457d.] Verso: Stamped twice in purple ink: #22099

It is signed

Signed and dated in graphite, lower left: ...TMoran May 1901...

It is inscribed

Recto: Inscribed, signed and dated in graphite, lower left: Looking up the trail at Bright Angel TMoran May l901/ (83) Grand Canon of Arizona ; color notes in graphite throughout. Verso: Inscribed in graphite, center left: Acoma ; again at right: 4 1/2"

Cite this object as

Drawing, Looking up the Trail at Bright Angel, Grand Canyon, Arizona, May 1901. recto: brush and watercolor, graphite on blue-green wove paper verso: graphite on blue-green wove paper. Gift of Thomas Moran. 1917-17-83.

This object was previously on display as a part of the exhibition Frederic Church, Winslow Homer & Thomas Moran: Tourism and the American Landscape.

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