Herantsa squaws wooding

Rudolph Fried(e)rich Kurz (Swiss (active U.S.) 1818–1871)


Catalogue Raisonné

Karolik cat. no 805 (Visiting Foreign Artists)

Dimensions

Sheet: 26.5 x 36.0 cm (10 7/16 x 14 3/16 in.)

Accession Number

50.3936

Medium or Technique

Crayon, pen and ink on paper

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Drawings

Two Indian women beside dog hitched to travois loaded with wood. Indians and canoes in river in background left.

Inscription

Upper right, in red ink: "Herantsa squaws wooding" In graphite pencil: Dog travay

Provenance

Maxim Karolik, Newport; Gift to MFA December 14, 1950

Credit Line

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