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Paint on panel (wood)
Gift of Dexter M. Ferry, Jr.
American Art before 1950
until 1915, Dexter M. Ferry, Jr. (Detroit, Michigan, USA)
1915-present, gift to the Detroit Institute of Arts (Detroit, Michigan, USA)
Kinietz, W. Vernon. John Mix Stanley and his Indian Paintings. Ann Arbor, 1942, p. 9.
American, Wild Horses, 19th century, paint on panel (wood). Detroit Institute of Arts, Gift of Dexter M. Ferry, Jr., 15.15.
Enoch Wood and Sons
Boston & Sandwich Glass Company
Ward and Cox