Fort Steilacoom, W.T.

in 1865
Charles Christian Nahl (American, 1818–1878)


Catalogue Raisonné

Karolik cat. no 597

Dimensions

Image: 21.6 x 36.4 cm (8 1/2 x 14 5/16 in.) oval Sheet: 29.4 x 43.8 cm (11 9/16 x 17 2/8 in.)

Accession Number

58.910

Medium or Technique

Watercolor on buff paper

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Watercolors

Parade ground bordered by log houses and trees left and houses and barracks in distance right with Mt. Rainer beyond. Figures standing by log house in foreground right.

Inscription

LR in pen and ink: C. Nahl, lower margin: title

Provenance

Maxim Karolik, Newport; Gift to MFA September 18, 1958

Credit Line

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