This drawing is in good condition. Restoration has been done to address the following issues: slight overall toning, and minor surface dirt along the lower edge. The work is matted under glass. The frame is gold moulding with a silk matte. The frame is in good condition.
Signed u/l: No. 68 Hiawatha Remington / Shield. PROVENANCE: Kennedy Galleries, New York Private collection, California. LITERATURE: H.W. Longfellow, The Song of Hiawatha, 1891, p. 30, illus. (line engraving); P. Hassrick and M. Webster, Frederic Remington: A Catalogue Raisonné of Paintings, Watercolors and Drawings (volume I), Buffalo Bill Historical Center, Cody, Wyoming, no. 830, p. 277, illus.
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