Untitled (A Tsistsistas (Cheyenne) Couple Wrapped in a Courting Blanket), page number 192, from the "Old White Woman Ledger"
Unknown artist ("Old White Woman" Ledger), Tsistsistas / American, active late 19th century
Tsistsistas / Suhtai (Cheyenne)
Graphite, colored pencil, watercolor on wove ledger paper
Sheet (Irreg.): 7 5/16 × 11 13/16 in. (18.6 × 30 cm)
Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth: Mark Lansburgh Ledger Drawing Collection; Partial gift of Mark Lansburgh, Class of 1949; and partial purchase through the Mrs. Harvey P. Hood W'18 Fund, and the Offices of the President and Provost of Dartmouth College
Place Made: United States, North America
Native American: Plains
Not on view
Inscribed, in graphite, center left (sideways): 3. 4. or 5. dollars; preprinted ledger page number, in blue ink, upper right [proper left]: 192; reverse: preprinted ledger page number, in blue ink, upper left [proper right]: 191 [no drawing]
"The Lansburgh Collection," Nedra Matteucci Gallery, Santa Fe, New Mexico, August 11-31, 2000.
Constructing Gender: Works from the Hood Museum of Art's Collection, 1500 to the Present, Harrington Gallery Teaching Exhibition, ARTH 2, Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College, Hanover, New Hampshire, January 28-April 22, 2012.
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.
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. 159, plate 113.
From the formerly bound Old White Woman Ledger (46 pages); with Nedra Matteucci Galleries, Santa Fe, New Mexico, date unknown; Mark Lansburgh, Santa Fe, New Mexico, date uknown; acquired by present collection through a partial gift and partial purchase, 2007.
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