Hudson Bay Trading Post on Flathead Indian Reservation, Montana Territory

1865–67
Peter Peterson Tofft (Danish (active in the United States and England), 1825–1901)


Catalogue Raisonné

Karolik cat. 848 (Visiting Foreign Artists)

Dimensions

Sheet: 15.2 x 23.2 cm (6 x 9 1/8 in.) Mount: 25.7 x 33 cm (10 1/8 x 13 in.)

Accession Number

53.2464

Medium or Technique

Watercolor on paper

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Watercolors

Winter at Flathead Indian Reservation. Two tepees with Indians right, log houses in distance left. Mountains behind.

Inscription

In brown wash, l.l.: TOF [monogram]; in brown ink, on mount below sheet: Hudson Bay Trading Post, Montana Terr

Provenance

Maxim Karolik, Newport; Gift to MFA November 13, 1952

Credit Line

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