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LEDGER DRAWING

attributed to Tsistsistas (William Cohoe, 1853-1924)
Cheyenne
Central Plains

ca. 1875-78

recto/verso

graphite and coloured pencil on paper

height: 8 ½"
width: 11 ¼"

Inventory # CP4075g

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A handwritten inscription at the bottom right of the page reads "Pawnee Camp.”

EXHIBITED   

Metropolitan Museum of Art, Native Paths, American Indian Art from the Collection of Charles and Valerie Diker, May 7, 1988 to January 2, 2000
National Museum of the American Indian, First American Art, The Charles and Valerie Diker Collection, April 24, 2003 to May 29, 2006
​Fairfield University Art Museum, Picturing History: Ledger Drawings of the Plains Indians. Fairfield, CT, September 27 - December 20, 2017

PUBLISHED  

Native Paths, Wardwell, Metropolitan Museum of Art, 1998, pg. 17
First American Art, Bernstein and McMaster, Seattle, University of Washington Press, 2004, pg. 259

RELATED EXAMPLE

A Sketchbook attributed to William Cohoe (Tsistsistas) in the collection of the Minneapolis Institute of Art, No. 2008.14.2