Artist John Mix Stanley
American, 1814-1872
Title
  • Assiniboin Encampment on the Upper Missouri
Date between 1860 and 1870
Medium oil on canvas
Dimensions Unframed: 7 7/8 × 10 7/8 inches (20 × 27.6 cm)
Framed: 14 1/4 × 16 3/8 × 2 3/8 inches (36.2 × 41.6 × 6 cm)
Credit Line Gift of Mrs. William Fitzhugh Edwards
Accession Number 01.6
Department American Art before 1950
Not On View
Signed Signed, lower left: J. M. Stanley
1901, Mrs. William Fitzhugh Edwards;
1901-present, gift to the Detroit Museum of Arts (Detroit, Michigan, USA)
Detroit Free Press (May 21, 1865).

Kinietz, W. Vernon. John Mix Stanley and His Indian Paintings. Ann Arbor, 1942 (pl. 10).

The Last Frontier. Exh. cat., Nelson-Atkins Gallery of Art. Kansas City, 1957, no. 63.

John Mix Stanley: A Traveller in the West. Exh. cat., University of Michigan Museum of Art. Ann Arbor, 1969, no. 10 (ill.).

The Painter Goes West. Exh. cat., East Tennessee State University. Johnson City, 1970, no. 30 (ill.).

Curry, L. The American West. Los Angeles, 1972, p. 187, no. 44 (pl. 57).

Lewis and Clark’s America. Exh. cat., Seattle Art Museum. Seattle, 1976, p. 45, no. 85 (ill.).