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Catalog Number 1986.06.02 b
Object Name Drawing
Artist Russell, Charles M. (1864-1926)
Dimensions H-11.5 W-14 inches
Medium Ink/Paper
Date 1899
Notes One of two original sketches executed in the book "Pen Sketches." This sketch is located on inside of the back cover. In the center of this sketch is a man standing, holding a pipe in his left arm, with his right arm outstretched. Facing the man is an Indian on horseback who is holding a spear in his right hand and has his left arm raised. Behind the man is a large group of people. There are four tipis in the right background. In the center background a large sun is coming over the horizon. Some pencil lines are still visible and have not been replaced in ink.
Search Terms American Indian
Native American
Pen Sketches