All That Communicating and No Talking

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



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: Purchased through the Guernsey Center Moore 1904 Fund



Place Made: United States, North America


21st century

Object Name

Ledger Drawing

Research Area

Native American


Native American: Plains

Not on view


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

Center for Cartoon Studies, Steven Bissette, Fall 2019

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


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

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