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Indian Encampment

Object Number: 
1970.80
Date: 
1889
Medium: 
Watercolor, brown ink, graphite, and gouache on paper
Dimensions: 
14 1/8 x 18 1/8 in.
Inscriptions: 
Verso inscribed at upper center in graphite: "Sketch made at / Inwood, N.Y. 1889 / by, then, U. J. Keppler (170 / since Jos Keppler / now John's[?] / Bantcastle[?] / To Sally / with all good wishes / Nov 5th 1936."
Description: 
Genre
Gallery Label: 
A note on the reverse, in pencil, states that it was a sketch made at Inwood, New York, in 1889 by Udo Keppler, age seventeen, since "Jos. Keppler." At this period Udo's father, Joseph Keppler, Sr., had a home on the summit of Inwood Hill, now Inwood Hill Park, New York City.
Credit Line: 
Gift of Mrs. Joseph Keppler, Jr.
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group