Woman and Child on Horseback Leading another Horse with a Child in a Travois and a Dog, page number 15, from a Roan Eagle Ledger

Roan Eagle, American (Lakota), 19th century
Lakota (Teton Sioux)


late 19th century

Colored pencil and graphite on ledger paper

Sheet: 7 1/4 × 12 1/8 in. (18.4 × 30.8 cm)

Frame: 15 1/2 × 20 in. (39.4 × 50.8 cm)

Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth: Purchased through the Acquisition and Preservation of Native American Art Fund



Place Made: United States, North America


19th century

Object Name

Ledger Drawing

Research Area

Native American


Native American: Plains

Not on view

Course History

NAS 30.2, ARTH 16, Plains Ledger Drawings and Their Complexities, Joyce Szabo, Summer 2013


Unknown collector; Morning Star Gallery, Santa Fe, New Mexico, about 1987-1988; Private collection; Tony Herbst, New Mexico; sold to present collection, 2013.

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