Selected Artwork

Suggested Readings and Resources

View of Mendota
View of Mendota, 1848.
Oil on canvas.
Location Number: AV2004.88
Artist's Sons Fishing at Fort Snelling
Artist's Sons Fishing at Fort Snelling, 1840-1848.
Oil on canvas.
Location Number: AV1999.198.1
Permanent Residence, Sioux
Permanent Residence, Sioux, 1846-48.
Watercolor on paper.
Location Number: AV1989.44.284
Valley of the St. Peters
Valley of the St. Peters, 1848.
Watercolor on paper.
Location Number: AV1991.85.22
On the Miss. 140 Miles Above Prairie du Chien
On the Miss. 140 Miles Above Prairie du Chien, ca. 1845.
Watercolor on paper.
Location Number: AV1991.85.27
Medicine Dance of the Sioux
Medicine Dance of the Sioux, 1847.
Watercolor on paper.
Location Number: AV1991.85.2
Distant View of Fort Snelling
Distant View of Fort Snelling, 1847-48.
Watercolor on paper.
Location Number: AV1991.85.30
Indian Village on the Mississippi Near Fort Snelling
Indian Village on the Mississippi Near Fort Snelling, 1846-48.
Watercolor on paper.
Location Number: AV1991.85.37
Prairie du Chien
Prairie du Chien, 1846-48.
Watercolor on paper.
Location Number: AV1991.85.8
The Tanner
The Tanner, 1848.
Oil on canvas.
Gift of Robert F. Rockwell, Jr., to the collection of the Rockwell Museum of Western Art in Corning, New York.
Falls of St. Anthony
Falls of St. Anthony, 1841-48.
Oil on board.
Collection of Dr. and Mrs. John Larkin, Jr.
Improved map of the territories of Michigan and Ouisconsin
Improved map of the territories of Michigan and Ouisconsin, 1836.
John Farmer
Hand colored map.
Location Number: G4060 1836 .F2
Indians Travelling
Indians Travelling, about 1850
Watercolor
Collection W. Duncan and Nivin MacMillan
Beggar's Dance
Beggar's Dance, about 1850
Watercolor
Collection W. Duncan and Nivin MacMillan
Dog Dance of the Dahcotahs
Dog Dance of the Dahcotahs, about 1850
Watercolor
Collection W. Duncan and Nivin MacMillan
General Seth Eastman in Army uniform, ca. 1860. Location no. por 1403 r1 Seth Eastman's Sketchbook
On loan from the Minneapolis Public Library, the sketchbook contains drawings and watercolors in various stages of completion between 1838 and 1848. Designed to easily fit into a pocket, it provides a rare and intimate glimpse into the working process of this important American artist.