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Drawing, Lizard Head Peak, Colorado, January 8, 1893

This is a Drawing. It was created by Thomas Moran. It is dated January 8, 1893 and we acquired it in 1917. Its medium is graphite on white laid paper. It is a part of the Drawings, Prints, and Graphic Design department.

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

Its dimensions are

Frame: 39.7 x 50.2 cm (15 5/8 x 19 3/4 in.)

It has the following markings

Watermark: Old/Berkshire/Mills/l891 Stamped in black ink, lower left: Museum for the Arts of Decoration Cooper Union [Lugt 457d].

It is signed

Signed with initials and dated in graphite, upper left: Lizard Head/ Jan 8th 1893/ TM.

It is inscribed

Inscribed in graphite, upper left: Lizard Head/ Jan 8th l893/ TM; again "S" notations indicating snowy areas throughout. Inscribed by a later hand in graphite, lower left: (73) / 51

Cite this object as

Drawing, Lizard Head Peak, Colorado, January 8, 1893; Thomas Moran (American, b. Britain, 1837–1926); USA; graphite on white laid paper; Frame: 39.7 x 50.2 cm (15 5/8 x 19 3/4 in.); Gift of Thomas Moran; 1917-17-73

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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