Prints and Drawings
Artist: John Mix Stanley, American, 1814–1872

Distribution of Goods to the Gros Ventres

1853

Watercolor with graphite underdrawing, drawn for the U.S.P.R.R. Expedition and Surveys, 47-49 parallels

sheet: 15 × 22 cm (5 7/8 × 8 11/16 in.)
Paul Mellon, B.A. 1929, L.H.D.H. 1967, Collection
1982.39.13A
Culture: 
American
Period: 
19th century
Classification: 
Works on Paper - Drawings and Watercolors
Geography: 
Made in United States
Status: 
By appointment
Bibliography: 

Helen A. Cooper et al., Life, Liberty, and the Pursuit of Happiness: American Art from the Yale University Art Gallery, exh. cat. (New Haven, Conn.: Yale University Art Gallery, 2008), 295, no. 185, ill.

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