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Chief Blue Horse, Sioux
Chief Blue Horse, Sioux
URLNL005160
CreatorBurbank, E. A. (Elbridge Ayer), 1858-1949
TitleChief Blue Horse, Sioux
Date-Created1899
DescriptionPortrait of Chief Blue Horse of the Dakota Indians. Right profile from the waist up. Pictured in a war bonnet with feathers and fur, and face painting. "CHIEF BLUE-HORSE." written in red paint on upper right corner. Signed "E.A. BURBANK. PINE-RIDGE. S.D." in red paint in bottom left corner. "1899" written in red paint in lower right corner. Unframed oil painting on canvas.
Extent (Original)1 painting ; 23 x 33 cm.
Format (Original)oil paintings
Languageeng
Call NumberVAULT oversize Ayer Art Burbank, No. 61
SourceBurbank, E. A. (Elbridge Ayer), 1858-1949. Portraits of North American Indian men, women and children. Burbank, travelling through the American West for two decades, painted and drew individuals from more than 125 tribes. VAULT oversize Ayer Art Burbank
Is Part OfEdward E. Ayer Art Collection (Newberry Library)
TypeImage
Coverage (Spatial)North America
Coverage (Temporal)19th century
Subject1Dakota Indians -- Portraits
Subject2Dakota Indians -- Clothing and dress
Subject3Dakota Indians -- Kings and rulers
Subject4Indians in art
Subject5Burbank, E. A. (Elbridge Ayer), 1858-1949
PublisherNewberry Library
Date Issued (Digital)2006-08-08
Extent (Digital)98.8 MB
Medium (Digital)Image/tiff
RightsAll rights reserved by the Newberry Library. Permission to reproduce in any format must be requested in writing. Contact Photoduplication Department, Newberry Library, 60 W. Walton St., Chicago, IL 60610. Phone: 312-255-3566 E-mail: photoduplication@newberry.org
CollectionAyer Art Digital Collection (Newberry Library)
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