Mandan scaffold, July 28,1851

1851
Rudolph Fried(e)rich Kurz (Swiss (active U.S.) 1818–1871)


Dimensions

Sheet: 25.9 x 35.4 cm (10 3/16 x 13 15/16 in.)

Accession Number

50.3943

Medium or Technique

Graphite pencil, pen and wash on cream paper

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Drawings

Skull in left foreground, figures grouped around scaffold

Inscription

Upper left, red ink: "19"
Upper right "Mandan. Scaffold 28.7.51"

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