Untitled (A Tsistsistas (Cheyenne) Counting Coup on a Non-Native Enemy) and Untitled (A Tsistsistas (Cheyenne) Crooked Lance Society Warrior), from an unidentified sketchbook ["Lance" sketchbook]
Unknown artist ("Lance" sketchbook), possibly Tsistsistas / American, active mid - late 19th century
possibly Tsistsistas / Suhtai (Cheyenne)
late 1860s-early 1870s
Graphite, colored pencil, watercolor on wove paper
Sheet (Irreg.): 6 × 8 5/8 in. (15.2 × 21.9 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
Reverse: [drawing 2007.65.86]
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. 18, figure 1.10; p. 53, plate 9.
Possibly with Morning Star Gallery, 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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