Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

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Pike's Peak from near Colorado City.
  • William Henry Jackson, artist
    1843–1942
    born: Keesville, New York, United States ; died: New York, New York, United States
    Detroit Photographic Company, publisher
    active 1897–1924
  • Pike's Peak from near Colorado City., 1899
  • Where object was made: Colorado, United States
  • photochrom
  • Object Height/Width: 9.3 x 17.77 cm
    Object Height/Width: 3 11/16 x 7 in
  • Gift of David J. and Rita Sloan Gottlieb
  • Not on display
  • 2012.0223
Description

Colored photo. In the foreground is a brook bending around to the right and surrounded by lush vegetation and shrubbery, and a tree framing the right side of the scene. Small mountains and hills are in the middle ground with a snowcapped mountain peak rising from behind in the background. Hazy dull blue sky above.