All That Communicating and No Talking

Dwayne Wilcox, Oglala Lakota / American, born 1957, Oglala Lakota, Lakota (Teton Sioux), Central Plains, Plains

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2008

Crayon, colored pencil and felt-tipped pen on ledger paper

Overall: 11 9/16 × 17 3/4 in. (29.3 × 45.1 cm)

Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College: Purchased through the Guernsey Center Moore 1904 Fund

2008.59.6

Geography/Culture

North America, United States

Period

21st century

Object Name

Ledger Drawing

Classification

Native American

Drawing

Native American: Plains

Not on view

Inscription

Signed and dated, in ink, lower left: Wilcox / 08 [in script]; printed, in ink, upper to lower right: 39 / BOROUGH OF _______ WARD ___ PRECINCT__ / Return of Election Held on Tuesday, November ___, 19___ / Inspector [in line with the Majority and Minority columns] [printed with orientation of sheet, vertical to the drawing]; printed, in ink, upper to lower right: Burgess / Councilman / Justice of the Peace / Judge of Elections / Majority / Minority / School Director / Assessor / Election Assessor / Auditor / Tax Collector / Constable / High Constable; printed, in ink, upper right to left: R / D [repeats nineteen times, printed with orientation of sheet, vertical to the drawing, with top row at right]; printed, in ink, on label affixed to reverse of mount, upper left: ALL THAT COMMUNICATING AND NO / TALKING 39

Course History

NAS 30.21, Native American Art and Material, Jami Powell, Spring 2020

Center for Cartoon Studies, Steven Bissette, Fall 2019

Provenance

Morning Star Gallery, Santa Fe, New Mexico; sold to present collection, 2008.

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