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LEDGER DRAWING

Attributed to Nokkoist (aka Bear's Heart) (1851-1882)
Southern Cheyenne
Central Plains

ca. 1875-78

recto/verso
Executed at Fort Marion
graphite, watercolour and coloured pencil on paper
width: 11 1/4”
height: 8 5/8”

Inventory # P4160b

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PROVENANCE

Acquired by a member of the US Senate who traveled to Fort Marion in the 19th century
by descent in his family, Philadelphia, PA

EXHIBITED

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

"The Pencil Is A Key: Drawings By Incarcerated Artists", The Drawing Center, New York, October 12 , 2019 - January 6, 2020

PUBLISHED

"The Pencil Is A Key: Drawings By Incarcerated Artists" (Drawing Papers 140), The Drawing Center, New York, NY, 2019, pg. 35 (showing recto/verso)

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Attributed to Nokkoist (aka Bear's Heart) (1851-1882)
Southern Cheyenne
Central Plains

ca. 1875-78
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