Young Iowa fluting
September 28, 1849
Rudolph Fried(e)rich Kurz (Swiss (active U.S.) 1818–1871)
Karolik cat. no 798 (Visiting Foreign Artists)
Sheet: 35.4 x 26.7 cm (13 15/16 x 10 1/2 in.)
Medium or Technique
Graphite pencil, pen and brown and gray washes on cream paper
Not On View
Indian youth in breech cloth standing against tree stump, profile to right, holding flute.
Upper left: "8?" Upper right: "Young Iowa flutting. 28.9.49."
Verso: Cut-maker's instructions
Maxim Karolik, Newport; Gift to MFA December 14, 1950
Gift of Maxim Karolik for the M. and M. Karolik Collection of American Watercolors and Drawings, 1800–1875