View of the Yellowstone River Near Fort Keogh, Montana Territory
Watercolor, black ink, graphite, and touches of red gouache on paper
Overall: 14 x 22 1/4 in. ( 35.6 x 56.5 cm )
signature: lower right: "H. Stieffel co. K. 5 U.S. Inf." inscription: lower center: "The Yellowstone River near Fort Keogh, Montana"
Signed and inscribed at lower right outside image in black ink: "H. Stieffel Co. K. 5. US Inf."; at lower center outside image: "'The Yellowstone River near Fort Keogh, Montana."
For an identical view, with variations, owned by the Smithsonian Institution, Washington, D.C., see E. M. Howell, "Hermann Steffel," United States National Museum Bulletin 255 (1960): 14.
Gift of Samuel Verplanck Hoffman
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