View of Fort Riley, Kansas

Object Number: 
1925.193
Date: 
1873
Medium: 
Watercolor, black ink, and graphite with touches of gouache on heavy paper, mounted on paper
Dimensions: 
Overall: 15 x 21 1/4 in. ( 38.1 x 54 cm ) mat: 22 x 28 in. ( 55.9 x 71.1 cm )
Marks: 
date: lower right: "1873" inscription: lower center: "Fort Riley Kansas / The Monument denoted the Center of the U.S. at that time"
Inscriptions: 
Inscribed at lower center in graphite: "Fort Riley, Kansas."; at lower right: "1873 -- "; below along lower edge: "The Monument denoted the Center of the U.S.at that time"
Credit Line: 
Gift of Samuel Verplanck Hoffman
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group