View of Fort Keogh, Montana Territory

Object Number: 
1925.177
Date: 
1878
Medium: 
Watercolor, black ink, graphite, and touches of red gouache on paper
Dimensions: 
Overall: 16 7/8 x 22 3/4 in. ( 42.9 x 57.8 cm ) mat: 22 x 28 in. ( 55.9 x 71.1 cm )
Marks: 
signature: lower right: "H. Stieffel co. K. 5 Inf.1878" inscription: lower center: "Fort Keogh, Montana T."
Inscriptions: 
Signed and inscribed at lower right outside image in red ink: "H. Stieffel Co. K. 5th. U.S Inf. 1878"; at lower center outside image in black ink and red, yellow, and purple watercolor: "FORT KEOGH, MONTANA T."
Gallery Label: 
For a similar view by Stieffel see E.M. Howell, "Hermann Stieffel," United States National Museum Bulletin 225 (1960): 12.
Credit Line: 
Gift of Samuel Verplanck Hoffman
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group