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Ledger Drawing

anonymous artist
Sheridan Ledger Book (pg 5)
Southern Cheyenne
Central Plains

ca. 1885

graphite and coloured pencil on lined paper

height: 5 ¼"
width: 11 ¾"

Inventory # P4048d

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PROVENANCE

Collected at Camp Supply, Oklahoma, in the 1880’s, by John L. Sheridan (1837-1898), a lawyer and certified land registrar, and brother of General Philip Sheridan (1831-1888), who led military campaigns against Southern Plains Indian and other tribes.

EXHIBITED

​Fairfield University Art Museum, Picturing History: Ledger Drawings of the Plains Indians. Fairfield, CT, September 27 - December 20, 2017

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