Dancers and Dog

Fritz Scholder, Luiseño / American, 1937 - 2005
Luiseño (Luiseno)
California culture



Acrylic on canvas

Overall: 68 × 80 in. (172.7 × 203.2 cm)

Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth: Gift of Marilyn H. and Varujan Boghosian



Place Made: Sacramento, United States, North America


20th century

Object Name


Research Area

Native American


Native American: California Culture

Not on view


Inscribed, on reverse, top margin: Dancers and Dog, 1972 acrylic on canvas, Fritz Scholder, Galisteo, N.M.

Course History

NAS 30.1, ARTH 17, Modern Native American Art History, Joyce Szabo, Summer 2013

Exhibition History

Ambassador and Mrs. Stephen W. Bosworth Present Artists in The Residence, with thanks to The Art in Embassies Program, Washington, D.C., Habib House, Residence of the U.S. Ambassador to the Republic of Korea, Seoul, Korea, March 27, 1999-March 2, 2001.

Churchill P. Lathrop Gallery, Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College, Hanover, New Hampshire, September 25, 1995-January 2, 1996.

Fritz Scholder, Artist-in-Residence, Jaffe-Friede Gallery, Hopkins Center, Dartmouth College, Hanover, New Hampshire, September 28-October 21, 1973.

Native American Art at Dartmouth: Highlights from the Hood Museum of Art, Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College, Hanover, New Hampshire, October 8, 2011-March 12, 2012.

Publication History

Ambassador and Mrs. Stephen W. Bosworth Present, Artists in The Residence, Seoul, March 20, 1999

Fritz Scholder, Artist-in-Residence, Fall 1973, Hanover, New Hampshire: Trustees of Dartmouth College, 1973, ill. no page number.


Marilyn and Varujan Boghosian, Hanover, New Hampshire; given to present collection, 1980.

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