The Scalplock

The Scalplock

c. 1850
Artist
Alfred Jacob Miller, American, 1810-1874
Born: Baltimore, MD
Country
United States
painting
oil on canvas
William Sr. and Dorothy Harmsen Collection
2001.459

Alfred Jacob Miller, The Scalplock, about 1850. Oil on canvas; 35 x 27 1/4 in.
Denver Art Museum: William Sr. and Dorothy Harmsen Collection, 2001.459

Dimensions
image height: 35 in, 88.9000 cm; image width: 27 1/4 in, 69.2150 cm; frame height: 45 in, 114.3000 cm; frame width: 37 in, 93.9800 cm; frame depth: 3 in, 7.6200 cm
Inscription
No signature is evident
Department
Petrie Institute of Western American Art
Collection
Petrie Institute of Western American Art
Exhibition History
  • "The Mythology of the American West"—Musee des beaux-arts, Rouen, 09/28/2007 - 01/07/2008
  • Musee des beaux-arts, Rennes, 02/16/2008 - 05/13/2008
  • Centre de la Vieille-Charite, Marseille, 06/06/2008 - 08/03/2008
  • "BackStory: Western American Art in Context"—History Colorado, 3/18/2017 - 2/11/2018

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