Dustan Covering the Retreat of His Seven Children

Description (Brief):

Colored print of a man with a rifle on horseback shooting at a band of Indians at left. At right, his seven children retreat into a log cabin as another man guards them with a rifle. A burning house is visible on the horizon.

Date Made: 1851

Lithographer: Nagel & WeingaertnerArtist: Fasel, George WilhelmPublisher: Seitz, Emil

Location: Currently not on view

Place Made: United States: New York, New York City

Subject: HorsesDepicted: Colonial LifeSubject: CostumeChronology: 1850-1859MarriageDepicted: ChildrenIndiansNative AmericansFirearmsSubject: Architecture, Domestic BuildingsDepicted: Horseback Riding


See more items in: Home and Community Life: Domestic Life, Art, Peters Prints, Domestic Furnishings


Exhibition Location:

Related Publication: Peters, Harry T.. America on Stone

Credit Line: Harry T. Peters "America on Stone" Lithography Collection

Data Source: National Museum of American History

Id Number: DL.60.2421Catalog Number: 60.2421Accession Number: 228146

Object Name: lithographObject Type: Lithograph

Physical Description: paper (overall material)ink (overall material)Measurements: image: 11 in x 15 in; 27.94 cm x 38.1 cm

Guid: http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a1-3a3d-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa

Record Id: nmah_324747

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