Untitled (White Swan Counting Coup on a Warrior, possibly Lakota)
White Swan, Apsaalooke / American, 1851 - 1904
Apsáalooke (Crow / Absaroke)
Graphite and colored pencil on wove canvas paper
Sheet (Irreg.): 7 5/8 × 12 3/8 in. (19.3 × 31.5 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
Inscribed, on reverse, in graphite, lower left, in script: Mrs. E. P. Green / 17958 Hatton / Reseda Di 2-8323; stamped, lower left, in ink: LANSBURGH [semi-circle] / in graphite, 1987
Peripheral Visions(s): Perspectives on the "Indian" image by 19th century Northern Plains warrior-artists, McMaster University Museum of Art, Hamilton, Ontario, August 24-December 20, 2019.
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. 13, figure 1.3; p. 184, plate 138.
Chartrand, Rheanne, Gerald McMaster, Janet Catherine Berlo, Paul Chaat Smith, and Jeff Thomas. Revision(s). Ontario: McMaster University, 2019. page 118.
Possibly owned by Mrs. E. P. Green, Reseda, California; Mark Lansburgh, Santa Fe, New Mexico, by 1987; acquired by present collection through a partial gift and partial purchase, 2007.
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