Old winter quarters at Council Bluffs ferry

1853
Frederick Hawkins Piercy (English, 1830–1891)


Catalogue Raisonné

Not in Karolik (1962) cat.

Dimensions

Sheet: 17.7 x 26.2 cm (7 x 10 5/16 in.)

Accession Number

50.3968

Medium or Technique

Graphite on paper

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Drawings

Drawing of Missouri River and Council Bluffs

Inscription

Inscribed on verso in graphite: Council Bluffs, Ferry ...(?) / and site and remains of / Old Winter quarters. / Drawn by Frederick Piercy, 1853

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