Printer George Elbert Burr, American, 1859-1939
Title
  • Grand Canyon
  • Grand Canyon, no. 1 (alternate title)
  • Desert Set (series title)
Date 1921
Medium soft-ground etching printed in black ink on wove paper
Dimensions Plate: 11 3/4 × 9 7/8 inches (29.8 × 25.1 cm)
Sheet: 17 × 13 3/4 inches (43.2 × 34.9 cm)
Credit Line Founders Society Purchase, William C. Yawkey Fund
Accession Number 21.82.25
Department Prints, Drawings & Photographs
Not On View
Signed Signed, in plate, lower left: (copyright mark) followed by [artist's monogram]
Signed, in pencil, lower left: (copyright mark) George Elbert Burr Del- et Imp-
Marks Watermark: HANDMADE J WHATMAN 1915 ENGLAND
Inscriptions Inscribed, in pencil, lower right: No 3/40
Inscribed, lower left corner: No 212
1921-present, purchase by the Detroit Institute of Arts (Detroit, Michigan, USA)