Wind Mountain - Columbia River

1865–67
Peter Peterson Tofft (Danish (active in the United States and England), 1825–1901)


Dimensions

Sheet: 15.2 x 23.2 cm (6 x 9 1/8 in.)

Accession Number

50.3883

Medium or Technique

Watercolor on paper

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Watercolors

Quiet water surrounded by mountains.

Inscription

Lower right in wash: monogram TOF; Verso in graphite pencil: "Title / Lake Pond D'Oreille / with the Steamer ‘Mary Moody'." and "P. Toffts fec." and "Wind Mountain / On the Columbia River between Dalles (?) & Upper Cascades / looking down stream."

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