Untitled (A Northern Tsistsistas (Cheyenne) Courting Couple), from a Robert Ridge Walker ledger

Robert Ridge Walker, American / Northern Tsistsistas, about 1860 - about 1965, Northern Tsistsistas / Suhtai (Cheyenne), Tsistsistas / Suhtai (Cheyenne), Northern Plains, Plains

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1901

Graphite and colored pencil on small wove notebook paper

Sheet (Irreg.): 7 7/16 x 5 3/4 in. (18.9 x 14.6 cm)

Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College: 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

2007.65.79

Geography/Culture

North America, United States

Period

20th century

Object Name

Ledger Drawing

Classification

Native American

Drawing

Native American: Plains

Not on view

Exhibition History

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.

Publication History

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. 186, plate 140.

Provenance

H. Malcolm Grimmer, Santa Fe, New Mexico [probably]; sold to Mark Lansburgh, Santa Fe, New Mexico; acquired by present collection through a partial gift and partial purchase, 2007.

Old Number

Lansburgh no.: 83

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