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Unidentified Elder Osage Warrior

Object Number: 
1860.94
Date: 
c. 1805-07
Medium: 
Charcoal with stumping, Conté crayon, and black and white chalk on pink prepared paper, nailed over canvas to a wooden strainer
Dimensions: 
Overall: 23 x 17 in. ( 58.4 x 43.2 cm )
Marks: 
inscription: center right: "gardier/Osage" inscription: center left: "Osage Warrior"
Inscriptions: 
Inscribed along left edge vertically in graphite: "Osage Warrior"; at lower right: "guerrier / osage."
Description: 
Portrait
Credit Line: 
Elizabeth DeMilt Fund
Provenance: 
Artist's family; purchased from Elias Dexter
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group