Artist John Mix Stanley, American, 1814-1872
Printer Sarony, Major and Knapp Lithographers, American
Title
  • Blackfeet Indians - Three Buttes
Date 1860
Medium lithograph printed in color ink on wove paper
Dimensions Image: 5 3/4 × 8 7/8 inches (14.6 × 22.5 cm)
Sheet: 8 1/8 × 11 1/4 inches (20.6 × 28.6 cm)
Credit Line Gift of anonymous donor
Accession Number 71.389
Department Prints, Drawings & Photographs
Not On View
Inscriptions Inscribed, on stone, below image, lower left: Stanley Del.
Inscribed, lower right: Sarony, Major & Knapp, Liths. 449 Broadway, N.Y.
Inscribed, upper left: US.P R R EXP & SURVEYS - 47th & 49th PARALLELS
Inscribed, upper right: GENERAL REPORT - PLATE XXVII
Inscribed, center lower margin: BLACKFEET INDIANS - THREE BUTTES.
1971-present, gift to the Detroit Institute of Arts (Detroit, Michigan, USA)
Tal and Robert. Kansas Historical Quarterly (February 1952): 18 (from 1860 printing of the Pacific Railroad Reports).