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Hunter with an Ear to the Ground (Study for the painting "La Piste de guerre," 1865, Musées de Chaumont)

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Maxim Karolik, Newport; Gift to MFA February 12, 1959

Credit Line

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

Indian with Ear to Ground

about 1865

Catalogue Raisonné

Karolik cat. no 835, fig. 176


Sheet: 27.3 x 41.3 cm (10 3/4 x 16 1/4 in.)

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Medium or Technique

Black and white chalk on red-brown wove paper


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