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The Black Pitch Lake & Dead Mans Fires, Hiawatha / Thomas Moran

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Title(s): 
The Black Pitch Lake & Dead Mans Fires, Hiawatha
Creator(s): 
Thomas Moran (Artist)
Culture: 
American
Date: 
1875
Period: 
Hudson River School
Materials/Techniques: 
graphite and wash on paper
Classification: 
Object Type: 
Accession No: 
02.906
Previous Number(s): 
0226.906; 22902
Department: 
Signed by hand in ink with colophon, "TM. 1875" in lower right on recto; Inscribed by hand in pencil, "Reduce to 12 inches in length" in upper center on verso Inscribed on mat in artist's hand, "The air was white with moonlight the water black with shadow" and "No 6" and "The Black pitch Lake & Dead Mans fires" and "Hiawatha" on verso.
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