Buffalo Hunt

1874
Ferdinand Moras (American, 1821–1908)


Catalogue Raisonné

Karolik cat. no 579

Dimensions

Sheet: 30.3 x 48.4 cm (11 15/16 x 19 1/16 in.)

Accession Number

53.2449

Medium or Technique

Watercolor on paper

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Watercolors

Herd of buffalo pursued across expanse of plain with stream right, low rise with bushes in foreground. Mountain range in distance.

Inscription

LR in wash: F.Moras 1874

Provenance

Maxim Karolik, Newport; by whom given to MFA November 12, 1953

Credit Line

Gift of Maxim Karolik for the M. and M. Karolik Collection of American Watercolors and Drawings, 1800–1875