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A Portrait of Opoeth-Le-Yo-Hola, (painting)

Artist:
Stanley, John Mix
Subject:
Opoeth Le Yo Hola
Type:
Paintings
Exhibition Catalogs
Date:
1876
Notes:
Appears in exhibition catalog as entry no. 10
Represented in the manner in which he paints himself when going to war. One would hardly recognize in this disguise this celebrated chief. He insisted on being thus painted, and it was with difficulty that he was afterwards induced to wash his face, and sit for a portrait which his friends would be able to recognize. See No. 9. [P. 8; see entry 02200009 for other work noted in this commentary.]
Catalogue of Pictures, in Stanley and Dickerman's North American Indian Portrait Gallery; J.M. Stanley, Artist. Cincinnati: Printed at the "Daily Enquirer Office." 1846.
Topic:
Portrait male
Ethnic--Creek
Control number:
AECI 02200010
Data Source:
Pre-1877 Art Exhibition Catalogue Index

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