Inscribed, in iron gall ink, upper left, in script: Pawnea [sic] tribe of Indian [sic]; upper right above figure: Short Bull; inscribed, in graphite, lower left: 23; on reverse, lower right, in graphite: 156 [no drawing]
Native American Ledger Drawings from the Hood Museum of Art: The Mark Lansburgh Collection, Friends and Owen Robertson Cheatham Galleries, Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College, Hanover, New Hampshire, October 2-December 19, 2010.
Native Paths, American Indian Art from the Collection of Charles and Valerie Diker, Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York, New York, May 7, 1998 - January 2, 2000.
Colin G. Calloway, Editor, Ledger Narratives, The Plains Indian Drawings of the Lansburgh Collection at Dartmouth College, Norman: University of Oklahoma Press (published in cooperation with the Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College, Hanover, New Hampshire), 2012, p. 174, plate 128.
Allen Wardwell, Editor, Native Paths, American Indian Art from the Collection of Charles and Valerie Diker, New York: The Metropolitan Museum of Art, 1998, p. 19, ill. no. 6.
Short Bull (about 1845-1915), Rosebud Reservation, South Dakota; given to Natalie Curtis Burlin (1875-1921), about 1906; to her husband, Paul Burlin (1886-1969), Santa Fe, New Mexico, 1922; Sotheby's New York, Fine American Indian Art, December 2, 1987, lot 141 (23); Mark Lansburgh, Santa Fe, New Mexico; Charles and Valerie Diker, New York, New York; Mark Lansburgh, Santa Fe, New Mexico; acquired by present collection through a partial gift and partial purchase, 2007.
Lansburgh no.: 69
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