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Drawing, In the Yosemite Valley, 1872

This is a Drawing. It was created by Thomas Moran. It is dated 1872 and we acquired it in 1917. Its medium is brush and black ink, gray wash and white gouache on cream-colored paper. It is a part of the Drawings, Prints, and Graphic Design department.

This object was donated by Thomas Moran. It is credited Gift of Thomas Moran.

Its dimensions are

26.7 x 11.5 cm (10 1/2 x 4 1/2 in.)

It is signed

Signed, lower left, with the stamped monogram T.M. Dated in graphite, lower left: 1872.

Cite this object as

Drawing, In the Yosemite Valley, 1872; Thomas Moran (American, b. Britain, 1837–1926); USA; brush and black ink, gray wash and white gouache on cream-colored paper; 26.7 x 11.5 cm (10 1/2 x 4 1/2 in.); Gift of Thomas Moran; 1917-17-16

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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