Printer George Elbert Burr, American, 1859-1939
Title
  • From Indio, California
  • Desert Set
Date 1921
Medium soft-ground etching printed in grayish green ink on wove paper
Dimensions Plate: 9 7/8 × 11 7/8 inches (25.1 × 30.2 cm)
Sheet: 13 7/8 × 11 7/8 inches (35.2 × 30.2 cm)
Credit Line Founders Society Purchase, William C. Yawkey Fund
Accession Number 21.82.27
Department Prints, Drawings & Photographs
Not On View
Signed Signed, in plate, lower left: (copyright mark) GB
Signed, in pencil, lower left: (copyright mark) George Elbert Burr Del- et Imp.
Signed, lower right corner: [GEB with 3 dots below the initials]
Marks Watermark: J WHATMAN 1917 ENGLAND HANDMADE
Inscriptions Inscribed, in pencil, lower right: No 3/40
Inscribed, lower left corner: No 214
1921-present, purchase by the Detroit Institute of Arts (Detroit, Michigan, USA)