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Chief American Horse, Northern Cheyenne
Chief American Horse, Northern Cheyenne
URLNL005169
CreatorBurbank, E. A. (Elbridge Ayer), 1858-1949
TitleChief American Horse, Northern Cheyenne
Date-Created1887
DescriptionPortrait of Chief American Horse. Frontal view from the waist up. Pictured in orange costume with fur decoration, a single feather in hair, and white lines on forehead. "CHIEF AMERICAN HORSE. NORTHERN CHEYENNE" written in red paint on upper right corner. Signed "E.A. BURBANK. 1897. LAME DEER." in red paint in bottom right corner. Framed oil painting on canvas.
Extent (Original)1 painting ; 25 x 35 cm.
Format (Original)oil paintings
Languageeng
Call NumberVAULT oversize Ayer Art Burbank, No. 72
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
Subject1Cheyenne Indians -- Portraits
Subject2Cheyenne Indians -- Kings and rulers
Subject3Cheyenne Indians -- Clothing and dress
Subject4Indians in art
Subject5Burbank, E. A. (Elbridge Ayer), 1858-1949
Subject6American Horse, Dakota Chief, 1840-1908 -- Portraits
PublisherNewberry Library
Date Issued (Digital)2006-08-08
Extent (Digital)94.3 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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