Hell Gate Pass, Montana Territory
Peter Peterson Tofft (Danish (active in the United States and England), 1825–1901)
Place Depicted: Montana territory, United States
Karolik cat. no 846 (Visiting foreign artists
Image: 15.2 x 23.2 cm (6 x 9 1/8 in.)(laid down) Sheet: 10 1/8 x 13 in.
Medium or Technique
Watercolor on paper
Not On View
Old battleground of the Eastern and Western Indians. Muleskinner cracking whip over mules drawing covered wagon on road right. Thinly-wooded slopes left and right. Mountains in distance.
Lower left in wash: monogram TOF; lower margin in ink: title
Maxim Karolik, Newport; Gift to MFA November 12, 1953
Gift of Maxim Karolik for the M. and M. Karolik Collection of American Watercolors and Drawings, 1800–1875