Snake Indian Pursuing a Crow Horse Thief

about 1860
Alfred Jacob Miller (American, 1810–1874)


Catalogue Raisonné

Karolik (1962) cat. 550

Dimensions

Sheet: 19 x 27.5 cm (7 1/2 x 10 13/16 in.)

Accession Number

58.1149

Medium or Technique

Watercolor over and under graphite with gum arabic additions on paper

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Watercolors

Canyon, with high rocks left.

Inscription

Inscribed lower right in graphite: Miller

Provenance

Maxim Karolik, Newport; Gift to MFA November 13, 1958

Credit Line

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