Album of Western Sketches: The Hunted Buffalo

1836–49
George Tattersall (English, 1817–1849 (active U.S. 1836))


Catalogue Raisonné

Karolik cat. no 837 (Visiting Foreign Artists)

Dimensions

Sheet: 16.5 x 24.3 cm (6 1/2 x 9 9/16 in.)

Accession Number

56.400.39

Medium or Technique

Pen and brown ink with brush and brown wash, heightened with white gouache, over graphite pencil, on buff paper

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Albums

Two Indians on horseback hunting buffalo in center.

Inscription

LR margin in pen and black ink: title

Provenance

Maxim Karolik, Newport; Gift to MFA June 7, 1956

Credit Line

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