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Indians near Fort Laramie

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Inscription

Lower left: ABierstadt [AB in monogram]; Reverse, before mounting: Indians near Fort Laramie

Provenance

The artist; Hiasis Collection, New Haven, Conn.; with Victor Spark, New York, 1948; to Maxim Karolik, Newport, R.I., 1948; to MFA, 1948, gift of Martha C. (Mrs. Maxim) Karolik.

Credit Line

Bequest of Martha C. Karolik for the M. and M. Karolik Collection of American Paintings, 1815-1865

about 1859

Dimensions

33.97 x 48.89 cm (13 3/8 x 19 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

48.411

Medium or Technique

Oil on paper mounted on paperboard

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