Artist Eastman Johnson, American, 1824-1906
Title
  • Our Camp on Kettle River, January 1857
Date ca. 1857
Medium Pencil on lined blue wove paper
Dimensions Sheet: 6 5/8 × 9 1/16 inches (16.8 × 23 cm)
Credit Line Gift of Albert Duveen
Accession Number 56.21.A
Department Prints, Drawings & Photographs
Not On View
Signed Signed, on verso (56.21.B) along center left edge: Eastman Johnston [possibly a later hand]
Inscriptions Inscribed, in black charcoal, upper left: Our camp on | Kettle River | Jan. 1857
Inscribed, in pencil, bottom right: E J | M[...] R[...] col
Albert Duveen (New York, New York, USA);
1956-present, gift to the Detroit Institute of Arts (Detroit, Michigan, USA)
Eastman Johnson, 1824-1906. Exh. cat., Brooklyn Museum. Brooklyn, 1940, cat. no. 398; p. 16.

Heilbron, Bertha L. A Pioneer Artist on Lake Superior. Minnesota History, vol. 21, no. 2. St. Paul, Minnesota: Minnesota Historical Society, 1940, pp. 151-152; p. 152, note no. 8.