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Dungeon at Fort Putnam

1841–1900
Jasper Francis Cropsey (American, 1823–1900)


Catalogue Raisonné

Not in Karolik (1962) cat.

Dimensions

Sheet: 31.1 x 23.8 cm (12 1/4 x 9 3/8 in.)

Accession Number

54.1672

Medium or Technique

Graphite on brown paper

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Drawings

Study of the dungeon entrance, and surrounding rocks at Fort Putnam, near West Point on Hudson.

Inscription

Inscribed lower left: dungeon of Ft Putnum (sic.)

Provenance

Maxim Karolik, Newport; Gift to MFA December 9, 1954

Credit Line

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