Potawatomi camping

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


Catalogue Raisonné

Karolik cat. no 797

Dimensions

Sheet: 34.0 x 48.6 cm (13 3/8 x 19 1/8 in.)

Accession Number

50.3946

Medium or Technique

Graphite pencil, pen and brown wash on paper

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Drawings

Indian women unloading horse and erecting tent right, other groups left, horses in background.

Inscription

Upper left in red ink: "13"
Upper right in red ink: "Pottowatomtes [or in pencil Pottovatonnes]
camping. 14.5.48"

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