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LEDGER DRAWING

Attributed to Howling Wolf (Ho-na-nist-to), b. 1849, d. 1927
Southern Cheyenne
Central Plains

ca. 1875-78

graphite and coloured pencil on lined paper
width:   7”
height:  5 5/8” 

Inventory # CP4212

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This drawing is one of 36 originally contained in a small book of drawings inscribed with the name Robert Allen Guthrie, Topeka, Kansas, and bearing the date 1874.

PROVENANCE  

The Charles and Valerie Diker Collection, New York, NY

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

The Dudley Peter Allen Memorial Art Museum, Oberlin College, September 9, 1992 to January 15, 1993

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

PUBLISHED   

The Allen Memorial Art Museum XLVI, pg. 19, pl. 68

REFERENCE

Szabo, Howling Wolf and the History of Ledger Art, 1994

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