Young Iowa fluting

September 28, 1849
Rudolph Fried(e)rich Kurz (Swiss (active U.S.) 1818–1871)


Catalogue Raisonné

Karolik cat. no 798 (Visiting Foreign Artists)

Dimensions

Sheet: 35.4 x 26.7 cm (13 15/16 x 10 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

50.3953

Medium or Technique

Graphite pencil, pen and brown and gray washes on cream paper

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Drawings

Indian youth in breech cloth standing against tree stump, profile to right, holding flute.

Inscription

Upper left: "8?" Upper right: "Young Iowa flutting. 28.9.49."
Verso: Cut-maker's instructions

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