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Williamette River, with Mt. Hood in the distance. Oregon Territory

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


Place Depicted: Oregon Territory, United States

Catalogue Raisonné

Karolik cat. no 854. (Visiting Foreign Artists)

Dimensions

Image:15.2 x 23.2 cm (6 x 9 1/8 in.)(pricked; laid down) Sheet: 10 1/8 x 13 in.

Accession Number

53.2469

Medium or Technique

Watercolor on paper

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Watercolors

From Robinson’s Hill. Far side of river heavily wooded. Building on shore; another on rock about field left.

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