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Mount Hood from Robinson's Hill.....

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


Place Depicted: Near Portland, Oregon, United States

Dimensions

Sheet: 15.2 x 23.0 cm (6 x 9 1/16 in.)

Accession Number

50.3878

Medium or Technique

Watercolor on paper

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Watercolors

Two buildings, fence in foreground, mountain in background.

Inscription

Lower right in wash: monogram TOF; Verso in graphite pencil: "Mount Hood from Robinson's Hill / near Portland / Oregon / Height between 15-20,000 feet / extinct volcano "

Provenance

Maxim Karolik, Newport; Gift to MFA December 14, 1950

Credit Line

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