Fort Dalles, Columbia River

1849–53
William Birch McMurtrie (American, 1816–1872)


Catalogue Raisonné

Not in Karolik (1962) cat.

Dimensions

Sheet: 20.6 x 32.8 cm (8 1/8 x 12 15/16 in.)

Accession Number

59.143

Medium or Technique

Graphite and watercolor on buff paper

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Watercolors

Buildings of the fort in the foreground, river right.

Inscription

Inscribed at top in graphite: Fort Dalles. Col. R-

Provenance

Maxim Karolik, Newport; Gift to MFA February 12, 1959

Credit Line

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