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Graphite Drawing, "Joseph Smith, Junior" by Frederick Piercy

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Identifier: 1956-276-0003

Title: Graphite Drawing, "Joseph Smith, Junior" by Frederick Piercy

Description: Graphite drawing by English Mormon artist Frederick Piercy, documenting his journey to Utah in 1853. The drawing depicts a bust portrait of Joseph Smith, Jr., the son of the founder of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints (Mormons). Several of Piercy's works, including this one, were reproduced as prints in his "Route from Liverpool to Great Salt Lake Valley," published in 1855.

Rights: UND


Dates: 1853

Type(s): Drawing

Maker/Creator: Piercy, Frederick Hawkins, 1830-1891

Subjects: Mormons


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