Deer Lodge City on Cottonwood Creek, Montana Territory

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


Place Depicted: Deer Lodge City, Montana Territory, United States

Catalogue Raisonné

Karolik cat. no 843. (Visiting Foreign Artists)

Dimensions

Image: 15.2 x 23.2 cm (6 x 9 1/8 in.) (laid down) Sheet: 10 1/8 x 13 in.

Accession Number

53.2460

Medium or Technique

Watercolor on paper

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Watercolors

Rail fence foreground. Street with horsemen and pedestrians. Low wooden buildings left and right. Mountain peaks in distance. Sunset.

Inscription

Lower left: monogram TOF

Provenance

Maxim Karolik, Newport; Gift to MFA November 12, 1953

Credit Line

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