The Resounding Sea (The Sounding Sea; Waves Breaking on the Shore; The Breaking Wave; The Wave)

Thomas Moran, American, 1837 - 1926

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1880

Etching, roulette, drypoint, on handmade paper, on wove paper

Plate: 6 × 11 3/4 in. (15.2 × 29.9 cm)

Sheet: 11 15/16 × 16 7/8 in. (30.3 × 42.9 cm)

Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College: Gift of Mrs. Hersey Egginton in memory of her son, Everett Egginton, Class of 1921

PR.954.20.400

Geography/Culture

North America, United States

Period

19th century

Object Name

Print

Classification

Print

Not on view

Inscription

Signed and dated, in plate, lower left: TMoran / 1880; signed, in graphite, lower left margin: T. Moran. Watermark: HANDMADE SWEDEN

Provenance

Collected by Hersey Egginton (1875-1951); bequeathed to his wife, Mary E. (Benner) Egginton (1875-1962), Garden City, New York; given to present collection, in 1954, in memory of her son, Everett De Witt Egginton (1900-1925), Class of 1921.

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