Indian roping a horse

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


Catalogue Raisonné

Karolik cat. no 810 (Visiting foreign artists)

Dimensions

Sheet: 31.4 x 47.9 cm (12 3/8 x 18 7/8 in.)

Accession Number

50.3938

Medium or Technique

Graphite pencil on cream paper

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Drawings

Horse rearing left, roped by Indian rider right. Herd of horses in background, and another rider throwing lasso.

Inscription

Verso in graphite pencil: cutmaker's instructions

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