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The Grand Canyon of the Yellowstone, ca. 1884

  • Thomas Hill, American, 1829-1908

Oil on canvas

  • Unframed: 66 × 92 inches (167.6 × 233.7 cm)
  • 77 1/2 × 102 1/8 × 1 7/8 inches (196.9 × 259.4 × 4.8 cm)

Gift of Mrs. George O. Robinson

17.19

Department

American Art before 1950

  • Oil
  • Canvas
  • Canyon
  • Painting (visual work)
  • Landscape
  • Yellowstone national park
  • California
  • Eagles

Signed, at lower right: T. Hill

1908, Artist's estate. 1916, San Francisco, no. A-4. 1917, Pasadena, no. A-4. Mrs. George O. Robinson

1917-present, gift to the Detroit Institute of Arts (Detroit, Michigan, USA)

"Thomas Hill, 1829-1908: Biography and Works." California Art Research (WPA, San Francisco) 2, 1st ser. (1937): pp. 87-88. [Microfiche frames 0267-0268. Microfiche ed. La Jolla, CA, 1987.] Detroit Institute of Arts Catalogue of Paintings. Detrot, 1944, p. 150.

Thomas Hill, The Grand Canyon of the Yellowstone, ca. 1884, oil on canvas. Detroit Institute of Arts, Gift of Mrs. George O. Robinson, 17.19.