Untitled (Social Dancers and Drummers): Untitled ("Tom Bird"), from a Robert Ridge Walker ledger"
Robert Ridge Walker, Northern Tsistsistas / American, about 1860 - about 1965
Northern Tsistsistas / Suhtai (Cheyenne)
Tsistsistas / Suhtai (Cheyenne)
Graphite and colored pencil on small wove notebook paper
Sheet (Irreg.): 3 7/16 × 5 3/4 in. (8.8 × 14.6 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, upper right, in graphite, in script: Tom bird and [Bird Glyph]
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. 187, plate 141; p. 246, figure 7.16.
Mark Lansburgh, Santa Fe, New Mexico; acquired by present collection through a partial gift and partial purchase, 2007.
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