Untitled (A Warrior Counts Coup on an Enemy), page number 140, from the "Vincent Price Ledger"

Unknown artist ("Price" Ledger), American / Tsistsistas and/or Inunaina, active late 19th century, Tsistsistas / Suhtai (Cheyenne) and / or Inunaina (Arapaho), Central Plains, Plains

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late 19th century

Graphite and colored pencil on laid ledger paper

Overall: 5 11/16 x 11 11/16 in. (14.4 x 29.7 cm)

Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College: Mark Lansburgh Ledger Drawing Collection; Gift of Mark Lansburgh, Class of 1949

2007.88.7

Geography/Culture

North America, United States

Period

19th century

Object Name

Ledger Drawing

Classification

Native American

Drawing

Native American: Plains

Not on view

Inscription

Inscribed, in graphite and colored pencil, upper right: [name glyph: "Horse"]; preprinted ledger page number, in blue ink, upper right [proper left]: 140; reverse: preprinted ledger page number, in blue ink, upper left [proper right]: 139 [drawing 2007.88.6]

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. 119, plate 75.

Provenance

Ledger Book drawn about 1879-1882; collected by an unidentified dealer, Laguna Beach, California; sold to Vincent Leonard Price, Jr. (1911-1993), California, early 1960's; Mark Lansburgh, Santa Fe, New Mexico, date unknown; given to present collection, 2007.

Old Number

Lansburgh no.: 105 (one of two)

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