View of the Yellowstone River Near Fort Keogh, Montana Territory

Object Number: 
c. 1877-82
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."
Gallery Label: 
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.
Credit Line: 
Gift of Samuel Verplanck Hoffman
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group