James Earle Fraser sculpting a Native American model
Fraser, James Earle
Place of publication, production, or execution:
No place, unknown, or undetermined
1 photographic print : b&w ; 25 x 20 cm.
Item is a copy print. Fraser sculpting, from life, a head of a Native American man later used as the study for the Buffalo nickel. The model is seated on a table.
Copy negative donated 1990 by Eleanore Stalker Foster, along with an unrelated letter from Paul Manship to her father, Hugh Stalker. Copyprints made by SI Photo Lab. It is assumed that Foster's father was the original owner of the photograph.
Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution Washington, D.C. 20560