Untitled (A Tsistsistas (Cheyenne) Standing Couple Wrapped in a Courting Blanket), page number 188, from the "Old White Woman Ledger"
Unknown artist ("Old White Woman" Ledger), Tsistsistas / American, active late 19th century
Tsistsistas / Suhtai (Cheyenne)
Graphite, colored pencil, ink, watercolor on wove ledger paper
Sheet (Irreg.): 11 13/16 × 7 5/16 in. (30 × 18.5 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
Preprinted ledger page number, in blue ink, upper left [proper left]: 188; inscribed, in black ink, upper left directly next to sheet number: 7; reverse: preprinted ledger page number, in blue ink, upper right [proper right]: 187 [no drawing]
Center for Cartoon Studies, Steven Bissette, Fall 2019
"The Lansburgh Collection," Nedra Matteucci Gallery, Santa Fe, New Mexico, August 11-31, 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. 157, plate 111.
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 unknown; acquired by present collection through a partial gift and partial purchase, 2007.
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