Cloud Shadows- Apache Trail, Arizona
This is a remarkable original etching with drypoint by American artist George Elbert Burr, titled "Cloud Shadows- Apache Trail, Arizona." The image measures 7 7/8 x 9 3/4 inches, and appears as number 268 in the Seeber catalog. It was created c. 1925 and is pencil signed and titled. George Elbert Burr was known for his atmospheric etchings of the American landscape, his finest and most desirable works are those of the Arizona desert. This image is a great example of the vast western landscapes that Burr could so perfectly capture with delicate drypoint lines and rich tonal range.