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Fort Laramie from the South

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Inscription

Inscribed below in graphite: Fort Laramie from the South Inscribed on verso in graphite: Fort Laramie / from the South / Drawn by Frederick Piercy, 1853; below: Partly in Ruins, occupied by / our Company of Soldiers

Provenance

Maxim Karolik, Newport; Gift to MFA April 11, 1957

Credit Line

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

1853

Catalogue Raisonné

Karolik (1962) cat. 822

Dimensions

Sheet: 17.6 x 26.2 cm (6 15/16 x 10 5/16 in.)

Accession Number

57.274

Medium or Technique

Graphite on paper

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