Fort Owen, Bitter Root Valley, Montana Territory
Peter Peterson Tofft (Danish (active in the United States and England), 1825–1901)
Place Depicted: Fort Owen, Montana, United States
Karolik cat. no 844 (Visiting Foreign Artists)
Image: 15.2 x 23.2 cm (6 x 9 1/8 in.) Sheet: 10 1/8 x 13 in.
Medium or Technique
Watercolor on paper
Not On View
Skier in left in foreground. Two Indians and two tepees right. Fort enclosure beyond, with tower at two corners. Mountain range in distance.
Now Stevensville, Montana. Fort built by Major John Owen.
Lower left in wash: monogram TOF; lower margin in ink: title
Maxim Karolik, Newport; Gift to MFA November 12, 1953
Gift of Maxim Karolik for the M. and M. Karolik Collection of American Watercolors and Drawings, 1800–1875