On the Hell Gate River, Montana Territory

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


Place Depicted: Montana Territory, United States

Catalogue Raisonné

Karolik cat. no 847 (Visiting foreign artists)

Dimensions

Image: 15.1 x 23.2 cm (5 15/16 x 9 1/8 in.) (laid down) Sheet: 10 1/8 x 13 in.

Accession Number

53.2463

Medium or Technique

Watercolor on paper

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Watercolors

Below mouth of Flint Creek. Horsemen driving long string of mules in river valley. Tall pines on foreground slope. Mountain range in distance.

Inscription

Lower left in wash: monogram TOF; lower margin in ink: title.

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