The Water Tank, Roswell, New Mexico
Photo Credit: photo: J. Giammatteo
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The Water Tank, Roswell, New Mexico1936
307 x 482 mm (12.1 x 19 in.)
Peter Hurd, American, (1904–1984)
Object Type: print
Medium and Support: Lithograph on wove paper
Print impression quality: Very good
Marks: Signed in pencil, lower right: “Peter Hurd”
Provenance / Collectors' Marks: Gift of the artist to Paul Horgan
Bibliography: John Meigs, ed.,with an introduction by Andrew Wyeth, Peter Hurd: The Lithographs (Lubbock, TX: Baker Gallery Press, 1968), plate 38.
Credit Line: Gift of Paul Horgan (Professor Emeritus and Author in Residence, 1971–1995), 1981
Accession Number: 1981.17.19
Keywords Click a term to view the records with the same keywordThis object has the following keywords:
- landscapes (representations) - Use for creative works that depict outdoor scenes where the picture is dominated by the configuration, visual and aesthetic, of the land, bodies of water, and natural elements. When the ocean or other large body of water dominates the picture, use "seascapes." For images that are more documentary than creative, prefer "views" or "topographical views." For actual areas of land having certain notable characteristics, use "landscapes (environments)." [January 1993 scope note added; related term added. April 1991 descriptor moved; lead-in term added; descriptor changed, was "landscapes"; alternate term changed, was 'landscape'.]
- New Mexico - TGN 7007566
- Southwest - TGN 4010660 (general region): Area to which term applies has changed with westward expansion of the USA; today usually refers to Arizona, New Mexico, Oklahoma & Texas; area is linked by arid climate & pastoral agricultural economy.
- Western United States - TGN 4011500 (general region): Typically refers to states West of the Rocky Mountains (New Mexico, Colorado, Wyoming, Montana, Utah, Arizona, Idaho, Washington, Oregon, Nevada, California) and Texas. The term may also sometimes include the states above Texas (North Dakota, South Dakota, Nebraska, Kansas, and Oklahoma).
- image Dimensions: 307 x 482 mm (12.1 x 19 in.)
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