Beaver Head Canyon, Montana

July 4, 1871
Thomas Moran (American (born in England), 1837–1926)


Catalogue Raisonné

Karolik (1962) cat. 569

Dimensions

Sheet: 26.3 x 35.9 cm (10 3/8 x 14 1/8 in.)

Accession Number

60.427

Medium or Technique

Watercolor and opaque white on yellow-gray paper

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Watercolors

Barren rocky bluffs with pool. Mountain peaks in distance left.

Inscription

Inscribed above in graphite: (something illegible) City, Montana / July 4th, 1871, TM.; lower right in pen and ink: Beaver Head Canon [sic.] / Montana / [monogram] TM. 1871

Provenance

Maxim Karolik, Newport; Gift to MFA April 14, 1960

Credit Line

Gift of Maxim Karolik for the M. and M. Karolik Collection of American Watercolors and Drawings, 1800–1875