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Print, The Grand Cañon of the Colorado, March 1875

This is a Print. It was created by Thomas Moran and engraved by William Jason Linton. It is dated March 1875 and we acquired it in 1945. Its medium is wood engraving on cream wove paper. It is a part of the Drawings, Prints, and Graphic Design department.

This object was donated by Gilbert White Rose and Henry Martin Rose II. It is credited Gift of Gilbert White Rose and Henry Martin Rose II.

Its dimensions are

H x W: 24 x 16.1 cm (9 7/16 x 6 5/16 in.)

It is signed

Signed in plate, lower center: W. J. LINTON

It is inscribed

Inscribed in plate, lower margin center: Drawn by Thomas Moran. Engraved by W. J. Linton / THE GRAND CAÑON OF THE COLORADO / Published in this magazine, March, 1875.

Cite this object as

Print, The Grand Cañon of the Colorado, March 1875; Thomas Moran (American, b. Britain, 1837–1926); England and United States; wood engraving on cream wove paper; H x W: 24 x 16.1 cm (9 7/16 x 6 5/16 in.); Gift of Gilbert White Rose and Henry Martin Rose II; 1945-69-9371

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