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Old Cedars and Spanish Peaks
  • George Elbert Burr
    1859–1939
    born: Monroe Falls, Ohio, United States ; died: Phoenix, Arizona, United States
  • Old Cedars and Spanish Peaks, 1922
  • Where object was made: United States
  • etching
  • Paper Type: wove
  • Image Dimensions Height/Width: 250 x 299 mm
    Image Dimensions Height/Width: 9 13/16 x 11 3/4 in
    Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 310 x 364 mm
    Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 12 3/16 x 14 5/16 in
    Mat Dimensions: 16 x 20 in
  • Gift of Hal M. Davison, Class of 1949
  • Not on display
  • 1998.0247
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Monochromatic image of a tree in a landscape. The tree (identified as Cedar) is on the right side of the image. It has a thick main trunk with thin branches with foliage attached. The foreground is dark, almost black. In the background are light grey mountains (identified as the Spanish Peaks) and large clouds. The top right and left corners are darker grey. The horizon line is roughly halfway down from the top of the page.