Manly Heart Woman Stealling back Horses

Linda Haukaas, Lakota / American, born 1957, Lakota (Teton Sioux), Central Plains, Plains

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2003

Colored pencil, graphite, and ink on ledger book paper

Sheet: 8 1/8 × 13 3/16 in. (20.6 × 33.5 cm)

Frame: 13 11/16 × 18 11/16 in. (34.7 × 47.4 cm)

Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College: Purchased through the Hood Museum of Art Acquisitions Fund

D.2004.30

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, in ink, upper right: Linda Haukaas . 2003; inscribed, in ink, upper left: Manly Heart Woman Stealing Back Horses; stamped, upper left edge: 253; inscribed, beneath drawing, in ink, lower left edge: Chas_ H Cutting. / 1894 / [4 columns of ledger entries which continue across bottom half of paper, beneath drawing]

Course History

NAS 30.19, Indigistory, Gordon Henry, Fall 2019

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

Exhibition History

Portrait of the Artist as an Indian / Portrait of the Indian as an Artist, Harteveldt Family Gallery, Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College, Hanover, New Hampshire, January 26, 2019-July 15, 2019.

Picturing Change: The Impact of Ledger Drawing on Native American Art, Alvin P. Gutman Gallery, Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College, Hanover, New Hampshire, December 11, 2004-May 15, 2005.

Contemporary Native American Ledger Art: Drawing on Tradition, Alvin P. Gutman Gallery, Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College, Hanover, New Hampshire, August 14-December 19, 2010.

Publication History

John R. Stomberg, The Hood Now: Art and Inquiry at Dartmouth, Hanover, New Hampshire: Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College, 2019, p. 50, ill. fig. 8.3.

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. 198, figure 4.8.

Provenance

The artist; Price-Dewey Galleries, Ltd., Santa Fe, New Mexico; sold to present collection, 2004.

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