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The Grand Canyon of the Yellowstone

1872 Thomas Moran Born: Bolton, England 1837 Died: Santa Barbara, California 1926 oil on canvas mounted on aluminum 84 x 144 1/4 in. (213.0 x 266.3 cm.) Remarks: Frame: 111 x 170 in. Smithsonian American Art Museum Lent by the Department of the Interior Museum L.1968.84.1 Smithsonian American Art Museum
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Animal - bird - eagle

Ethnic - Indian

Landscape - canyon - Grand Canyon of the Yellowstone

Landscape - river - Yellowstone River

Landscape - rocks

Landscape - Wyoming


paint - oil

fabric - canvas

metal - aluminum