1873 Wood Engraving Dial Rock Red Buttes Laramie Plains Old West Landscape YPA2

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"Dial Rock, Red Buttes, Laramie Plains"

This is an original 1873 black and white in-text wood engraving of an illustration by Thomas Moran of the Dial Rock, an unusual rock formation of the Red Buttes in the Laramie Plains of south central Wyoming.

CONDITION

This 141+ year old Item is rated Very Fine +++. Light aging throughout. No creases. No surface rub. No tears. No water damage. Please note: There is printing on the verso.

  • Product Type: Original In-Text Wood Engraving; Black / White
  • Grade: Very Fine +++
  • Dimensions: Approximately 9.75 x 7 inches; 25 x 18 cm
  • Authentication: Serial-Numbered Certificate of Authenticity w/ Full Provenance
  • Protection: Packaged in a custom archival sleeve with an acid-free black board (great for display, gift-giving, and preservation)

Period Paper is pleased to offer a collection of antique wood engravings from 1873 featuring landscapes and scenery from across the American continent. These illustrations provide a window into nineteenth century America, with its unspoilt and pastoral landscapes and rivers, bustling cityscapes, and notable architecture. The work of various artists and illustrators, including Granville Perkins, Alfred R. Waud, and Thomas Moran, each item in this collection is detailed enough to look absolutely stunning framed. A remarkable collection of historical American memorabilia!

This piece was illustrated by Moran, Thomas. Artist signature in print - bottom right of image.

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