Indian Dance: The Earth Spirits

Emil Bisttram, American (born Hungary), 1895 - 1976

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1933

Watercolor over graphite on very heavy wove paper

Sheet: 24 × 19 1/8 in. (61 × 48.5 cm)

Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College: Gift of Evelyn Carter Giles

W.959.71.6

Geography/Culture

North America, United States

Period

20th century

Object Name

Watercolor

Classification

Watercolor

Not on view

Inscription

Signed and dated, lower right: Emil Bisttram 33

Course History

ARTH 17, The Power of Place: Urban and Rural Images in American Art, 1900-1945, Sarah Powers, Winter 2014

ARTH 17, The Power of Place: Urban and Rural Images in American Art, 1900-1945, Sarah Powers, Winter 2014

Publication History

John V. Kulvicki, On Images: Their Structure and Content, New York: Oxford University Press, 2006, 258 pp., ill. p. 12.

Barbara J. MacAdam, Marks of Distinction, Two Hundred Years of American Drawings and Watercolors from the Hood Museum of Art, Manchester, Vermont: Hudson Hills Press, 2005, ill. p. 228.

Provenance

Evelyn Carter (Mrs. Howard) Giles (1881-1965), South Woodstock, Vermont; given to present collection, 1959.

Old Number

P.959.71.6

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