Tough Cuss Pass, Rocky Mountains, Colorado

about 1869
Ralph Albert Blakelock (American, 1847–1919)


Catalogue Raisonné

Karolik (1962) cat. 74

Dimensions

Sheet: 21 x 29 cm (8 1/4 x 11 3/8 in.)

Accession Number

57.237

Medium or Technique

Pen and ink, and graphite on paper

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Drawings

Academic Drawing. High irregular mass or rock left center, surrounded by wooded mountains.

Inscription

Lower right inscription in ink over graphite: "Tough Cuss Pass / Rocky Mts. Colorado / Blakelock"

Provenance

Maxim Karolik, Newport; Gift to MFA April 11, 1957

Credit Line

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