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The Chief, (painting)

Painter:
Couse, Eanger Irving 1866-1936
Medium:
Oil on canvas
Culture:
Indian
Type:
Paintings
Owner/Location:
Gerald Peters Gallery P. O. Box 2524 Santa Fe New Mexico 87501
Date:
1927
Notes:
Porter, Dean A., Teresa Hayes Ebie, and Suzan Campbell, "Taos artists and their patrons, 1898-1950," Snite Museum of Art, University of Notre Dame, 1999, no. 8.
Summary:
An Indian man wearing a headdress stands in the foreground with his head raised and his right hand on his chest. Beyond him in the valley are figures, horse, and tepees. Rounded hills are in the background and large fluffy clouds are in the blue sky.
Topic:
Ethnic
Occupation--Other--Chief
Figure male--Full length
Landscape
Figure group
Architecture--Other--Campsite
Architecture exterior--Domestic--Tepee
Animal--Horse
Control number:
IAP 8A510002
Data Source:
Art Inventories Catalog, Smithsonian American Art Museums
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_ari_399018

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