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The Lighthouse / Thomas Moran

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Multiple etchings from the same plate are stored in the Gilcrease Museum collections.

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Title(s): 
The Lighthouse
Creator(s): 
Thomas Moran (Artist)
Culture: 
American
Date: 
1879
Period: 
Hudson River School
Materials/Techniques: 
printing ink on paper (14.418a-d) printing ink on paper with addition of wash (14.418e)
Classification: 
Object Type: 
Accession No: 
1426.418a-e
Department: 
Signed in plate with colophon, "TM 1879." in lower right on recto (14.418a-e); Signed by hand in pencil, "T.Moran." in lower left on recto (14.418b-e); Artist's printer notes are present in etching; Inscribed by hand in pencil, "10 of this" in lower left on recto; Inscribed by hand in pencil, "THE LIGHTHOUSE" in lower left on recto (14.418a); Notes in the artist's hand; Inscribed by hand in pencil, "THE LIGHTHOUSE MONTAUK" in lower left on recto; Inscribed by hand in pencil, "AA [circled]" in lower left on verso (14.418b); Notes in the artist's hand; Inscribed by hand in pencil, "THE LIGHTHOUSE" in lower left on recto; Inscribed by hand in pencil, "The Light House $15.00" in upper left on verso (14.418c); Notes in the artist's hand; Inscribed by hand in pencil, "THE LIGHTHOUSE" in lower left on recto; Inscribed by hand in pencil, "Lighthouse 30.00" in upper left on verso (14.418d); Handwritten notes are present; Inscribed by hand in pencil, "The Lighthouse, Price #40.00 [crossed out] Not for Sale" in lower left on recto (14.418e).
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