Life in the Woods

Description (Brief)
Black on blue canvas print; scene of five hunters and three dogs camping along the wooded banks of a river. One hunter is tending a fire, one holds a dead bird, one is kneeling beside a dead stag preparing to skin it. A fourth hunter is waving his hat to two fishermen in a boat and a fifth hunter is reclining against a tree, waving a flask.
Location
Currently not on view
date made
after 1816
maker
unknown
place made
unknown
Physical Description
canvas (overall material)
blue (canvas color)
ink (overall material)
Measurements
image: 15 1/2 in x 19 5/8 in; 39.37 cm x 49.8475 cm
ID Number
DL.60.2801
catalog number
60.2801
accession number
228146
Credit Line
Harry T. Peters "America on Stone" Lithography Collection
subject
Wild Animals
Eating
Pets
Birds
Drinking
Chronology: 1870-1879
Fishing
Hunting
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Home and Community Life: Domestic Life
Domestic Furnishings
Art
Peters Prints
Data Source
National Museum of American History

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