Treaty with the Osage

Gina Adams, American, born 1965



Cotton, thread on antique quilt

Overall: 84 1/4 × 64 11/16 in. (214 × 164.3 cm)

Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth: Purchased through the Virginia and Preston T. Kelsey 1958 Fund and the Acquisition and Preservation of Native American Art Fund

© Gina Adams, photo by Aaron Paden.


Portfolio / Series Title

Treaty with the Osage, 1808, Broken Treaty Quilt series


Place Made: United States, North America


21st century

Object Name

Textile: Quilt

Research Area

Native American

Not on view

Course History

NAS 81.03, Pen and Ink Witchcraft: Native American History in Treaties, Collin Calloway, Winter 2019

NAS 81.03, HIST 96.08, Pen and Ink WItchcraft, Collin Calloway, Winter 2020

NAIS 38.01/HIST 38.02, Lewis & Clark in Indian Country, Colin Calloway, Summer 2022

Exhibition History

Its Honor is Hereby Pledged: Broken Treaty Quilts, Jaffe-Friede Gallery, Hopkins Center for the Arts, Dartmouth College, Hanover, New Hampshire, June 26—July 22, 2018.

Publication History

John R. Stomberg, The Hood Now: Art and Inquiry at Dartmouth, Hanover, New Hampshire: Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College, 2019, p. 220, ill. plate no. 151.


The artist, Longmont, Colorado; sold to present collection, 2018.

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