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Indian Elopement

Description

Scene depicting a Native American man and woman crossing a river on horseback. Other Native American figures approach the pair in pursuit, seen on the shore of the river in the background at left.

Date

circa mid-19th century

Materials

Watercolor and gouache with pen and ink on cream wove paper

Dimensions

8 1/2 H x 13 11/16 W inches

Object ID

1954.151.1

Resource ID

10112

Notes

Excerpt from "Rough Draughts for Notes to Indian Sketches" by A.J. Miller typed and adhered to verso

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Laurence R. Carton

Digital Publisher

Digital resource provided by the Maryland Center for History and Culture

Rights

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