Indians Awaiting Attack (Study for the painting "La Piste de guerre," 1865, Musées de Chaumont)
Jules Émile Saintin (French, 1829–1894)
Not in Karolik (1962) cat.
Sheet: 16.2 x 19.6 cm (6 3/8 x 7 11/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
Graphite on wove paper
Not On View
Native American man in foreground with ear to the ground. Bare breasted woman with two children center, and other men crouching awaiting an attack. Verso: sketch of a cavelier.
Old Print Shop, New York. Gift of William Franklin Mitchell for the proposed M. and M. Karolik Collection of American Watercolors, Drawings, and Prints, 1800-1875; January 10, 1968
Gift of William Franklin Mitchell