On "Muster Day" at the Agency

Paul Frenzeny (American, active 1868–1889)


Catalogue Raisonné

Karolik cat. no 303, fig. 81

Dimensions

Image: 35.7 x 50.3 cm (14 1/16 x 19 13/16 in.) Sheet: 42.2 x 57.9 cm (16 5/8 x 22 13/16 in.)

Accession Number

53.2446

Medium or Technique

Opaque watercolor, white and neutral washes on buff paper

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Watercolors

Armed and mounted Indians riding boisterously to left, watched by spectators on bank behind.

Inscription

LR in wash: P. Frenzeny; LL: title

Provenance

Edward Eberstadt & Sons, NY, NY. Cat. 128, 1951, no. 260; to Maxim Karolik, Newport; Gift to MFA November 12, 1953

Credit Line

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