Chief Running Crane

Joseph Henry Sharp, American, 1859 - 1953


late 19th century

Oil on canvas

Overall: 20 × 16 in. (50.8 × 40.7 cm)

Frame: 24 × 20 1/2 in. (61 × 52.1 cm)

Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth: Gift of G. Colton Crosby, Class of 1924



Place Made: United States, North America


19th century

Object Name


Research Area


Not on view


Signed and inscribed, upper right: CHIEF RUNNING CRANE / J. H. SHARP

Exhibition History

Fred Wilson, So Much Trouble in the World - Believe It or Not!, Churchill P. Lathrop Gallery, Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College, Hanover, New Hampshire, October 4-December 11, 2005.

Publication History

Barbara Thompson, Fred Wilson, So Much Trouble in the World - Believe It or Not!, Hanover, New Hampshire: Trustees of Dartmouth College, 2005.


G. Colton Crosby; given to present collection, 1941.

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