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Mon-chonsia - A Kansas Chief

Artist:
Alfred M. Hoffy, active 1835 - 1864  Search this
Copy after:
Charles Bird King, 26 Sep 1785 - 18 Mar 1862  Search this
Lithographer:
J. T. Bowen Lithography Company, active 1834 - 1844?  Search this
Publisher:
Daniel Rice and James G. Clark  Search this
Publication:
Thomas L. McKenney and James Hall's History of the Indian Tribes of North America, 3 vols., Philadelphia, 1837 - 1844  Search this
Sitter:
Monchousia, active early 19th Century  Search this
Medium:
Hand-colored lithograph on paper
Dimensions:
Sheet: 51 x 36 cm (20 1/16 x 14 3/16")
Book: 51.5 x 37.5 x 4.3 cm (20 1/4 x 14 3/4 x 1 11/16")
Culture:
Monchousia: Native American\American Indian\Great Plains\Kansas  Search this
Type:
Bound Object
Date:
1842
Topic:
Costume\Jewelry\Necklace  Search this
Costume\Jewelry\Earring  Search this
Symbols & Motifs\Medal  Search this
Book  Search this
Monchousia: Male  Search this
Monchousia: Native American\Leader\Chief  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution; gift of Betty A. and Lloyd G. Schermer
Object number:
NPG.99.169.4
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Data Source:
National Portrait Gallery
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_NPG.99.169.4

Waconsca, Counsel of Nations

Attribution:
Charles Willson Peale, 15 Apr 1741 - 22 Feb 1827  Search this
Sitter:
Waconsca, born late 18th Century  Search this
Medium:
Negative cut on cream-colored paper with black paper backing
Dimensions:
Sheet: 12.7 × 10.2cm (5 × 4")
Culture:
Waconsca: Native American\American Indian\Great Plains\Kansas  Search this
Type:
Silhouette
Date:
1806
Topic:
Waconsca: Male  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
Owner: National Museum of American History, Smithsonian Institution
Website: americanhistory.si.edu/collections
Object number:
DC250561
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edanmdm:npg_DC250561

Sho-me-cos-see

Artist:
George Catlin, 26 Jul 1796 - 23 Dec 1872  Search this
Sitter:
Sho-me-kos-see, 19th Century  Search this
Medium:
Pencil on paper
Dimensions:
34.9cm x 26.5cm (13 3/4" x 10 7/16")
Culture:
Sho-me-kos-see: Native American\American Indian\Great Plains\Kansas  Search this
Type:
Drawing
Date:
1852
Topic:
Sho-me-kos-see: Male  Search this
Sho-me-kos-see: Native American\Leader\Chief  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
Owner: Newberry Library
Website: www.newberry.org/
Object number:
18.DUP1133
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edanmdm:npg_18.DUP1133

White Plume

Artist:
Alfred Jacob Miller, 10 Jan 1810 - 26 Jun 1874  Search this
Sitter:
White Plume, 19th Century  Search this
Medium:
Watercolor and gouache on paper
Dimensions:
30.4cm x 23.6cm (11 15/16" x 9 5/16"), Accurate
Culture:
White Plume: Native American\American Indian\Great Plains\Kansas  Search this
Type:
Painting
Date:
1858-1860
Topic:
White Plume: Male  Search this
White Plume: Native American\Leader\Chief  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
Owner: Walters Art Museum
Website: www.thewalters.org/html/home.asp
Object number:
37.1940.17
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Catalog of American Portraits
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edanmdm:npg_37.1940.17

Wolf

Title:
Sho-me-kos-see
Artist:
Rosa Bonheur, 1822 - 1899  Search this
Copy after:
George Catlin, 26 Jul 1796 - 23 Dec 1872  Search this
Sitter:
Sho-me-kos-see, 19th Century  Search this
Medium:
pencil and watercolor on paper
Dimensions:
15.9 x 24.1 cm (6 1/4 x 9 1/2" ), Estimate
Culture:
Sho-me-kos-see: Native American\American Indian\Great Plains\Kansas  Search this
Type:
Drawing
Date:
After 1876
Topic:
Sho-me-kos-see: Male  Search this
Sho-me-kos-see: Native American\Leader\Chief  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Object number:
DLR00201
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edanmdm:npg_DLR00201

Wa-hon-ga-shee

Artist:
George Catlin, 26 Jul 1796 - 23 Dec 1872  Search this
Sitter:
Wa-hon-ga-shee, 19th Century  Search this
Medium:
Pencil on paper
Dimensions:
35cm x 25.8cm (13 3/4" x 10 3/16")
Culture:
Wa-hon-ga-shee: Native American\American Indian\Great Plains\Kansas  Search this
Type:
Drawing
Date:
1852
Topic:
Wa-hon-ga-shee: Male  Search this
Wa-hon-ga-shee: Native American\Warrior  Search this
Wa-hon-ga-shee: Native American\Leader\Chief  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
Owner: Newberry Library
Website: www.newberry.org/
Object number:
19.DUP6281
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No Fool, a Great Fop

Title:
Wa-hon-ga-shee, No Fool, a Great Fop
Artist:
George Catlin, 26 Jul 1796 - 23 Dec 1872  Search this
Sitter:
Wa-hon-ga-shee, 19th Century  Search this
Medium:
Oil on canvas
Dimensions:
73.7 x 60.9 cm (29 x 24" )
Culture:
Wa-hon-ga-shee: Native American\American Indian\Great Plains\Kansas  Search this
Type:
Painting
Date:
1832
Topic:
Wa-hon-ga-shee: Male  Search this
Wa-hon-ga-shee: Native American\Warrior  Search this
Wa-hon-ga-shee: Native American\Leader\Chief  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
Owner: Smithsonian American Art Museum
Object number:
1985.66.24 NMAA
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EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_1985.66.24_NMAA

Chesh-oo-hong-ha

Artist:
George Catlin, 26 Jul 1796 - 23 Dec 1872  Search this
Sitter:
Chesh-oo-hong-ha, born early 19th Century  Search this
Medium:
Pencil on paper
Dimensions:
35cm x 26.5cm (13 3/4" x 10 7/16")
Culture:
Chesh-oo-hong-ha: Native American\American Indian\Great Plains\Kansas  Search this
Type:
Drawing
Date:
1852
Topic:
Chesh-oo-hong-ha: Male  Search this
Chesh-oo-hong-ha: Native American\Warrior  Search this
Chesh-oo-hong-ha: Native American\Leader\Chief  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
Owner: Newberry Library
Website: www.newberry.org/
Object number:
20.DUP340
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Meach-o-shin-gaw

Artist:
George Catlin, 26 Jul 1796 - 23 Dec 1872  Search this
Sitter:
Meach-o-shin-gaw, 19th Century  Search this
Medium:
Pencil on paper
Dimensions:
35cm x 26.7cm (13 3/4" x 10 1/2")
Culture:
Meach-o-shin-gaw: Native American\American Indian\Great Plains\Kansas  Search this
Type:
Drawing
Date:
1852
Topic:
Meach-o-shin-gaw: Male  Search this
Meach-o-shin-gaw: Native American\Warrior  Search this
Meach-o-shin-gaw: Native American\Leader\Chief  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
Owner: Newberry Library
Website: www.newberry.org/
Object number:
21.DUP131
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No Fool

Title:
Wa-hon-ga-shee
Artist:
Rosa Bonheur, 1822 - 1899  Search this
Copy after:
George Catlin, 26 Jul 1796 - 23 Dec 1872  Search this
Sitter:
Wa-hon-ga-shee, 19th Century  Search this
Medium:
pencil and watercolor on paper
Dimensions:
15.9 x 24.1 cm (6 1/4 x 9 1/2" ), Estimate
Culture:
Wa-hon-ga-shee: Native American\American Indian\Great Plains\Kansas  Search this
Type:
Drawing
Date:
After 1876
Topic:
Wa-hon-ga-shee: Male  Search this
Wa-hon-ga-shee: Native American\Warrior  Search this
Wa-hon-ga-shee: Native American\Leader\Chief  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Object number:
DLR00202
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Catalog of American Portraits
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Little White Bear

Title:
Meach-o-shin-gaw
Artist:
Rosa Bonheur, 1822 - 1899  Search this
Copy after:
George Catlin, 26 Jul 1796 - 23 Dec 1872  Search this
Sitter:
Meach-o-shin-gaw, 19th Century  Search this
Medium:
pencil and watercolor on paper
Dimensions:
15.9 x 24.1 cm (6 1/4 x 9 1/2" ), Estimate
Culture:
Meach-o-shin-gaw: Native American\American Indian\Great Plains\Kansas  Search this
Type:
Drawing
Date:
After 1876
Topic:
Meach-o-shin-gaw: Male  Search this
Meach-o-shin-gaw: Native American\Warrior  Search this
Meach-o-shin-gaw: Native American\Leader\Chief  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Object number:
DLR00203
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Man of Good Sense

Title:
Chesh-oo-hong-ha
Artist:
Rosa Bonheur, 1822 - 1899  Search this
Copy after:
George Catlin, 26 Jul 1796 - 23 Dec 1872  Search this
Sitter:
Chesh-oo-hong-ha, born early 19th Century  Search this
Medium:
pencil and watercolor on paper
Dimensions:
15.9 x 24.1 cm (6 1/4 x 9 1/2" ), Estimate
Culture:
Chesh-oo-hong-ha: Native American\American Indian\Great Plains\Kansas  Search this
Type:
Drawing
Date:
After 1876
Topic:
Chesh-oo-hong-ha: Male  Search this
Chesh-oo-hong-ha: Native American\Warrior  Search this
Chesh-oo-hong-ha: Native American\Leader\Chief  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Object number:
DLR00204
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Cannot Be Thrown Down

Artist:
George Catlin, 26 Jul 1796 - 23 Dec 1872  Search this
Sitter:
Cannot Be Thrown Down, 19th Century  Search this
Medium:
Oil on canvas mounted on aluminum
Dimensions:
73.7 x 60.9cm (29 x 24")
Culture:
Cannot Be Thrown Down: Native American\American Indian\Great Plains\Kansas  Search this
Type:
Painting
Date:
1832
Topic:
Costume\Headgear\Headdress  Search this
Cannot Be Thrown Down: Male  Search this
Cannot Be Thrown Down: Native American\Warrior  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
Owner: Smithsonian American Art Museum
Object number:
1985.66.23 NMAA
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edanmdm:npg_1985.66.23_NMAA

Sho-me-kos-see; Meach-o-shin-gaw; Chesh-oo-hong-ha; Wa-hon-ga-shee

Artist:
George Catlin, 26 Jul 1796 - 23 Dec 1872  Search this
Sitter:
Sho-me-kos-see, 19th Century  Search this
Meach-o-shin-gaw, 19th Century  Search this
Chesh-oo-hong-ha, born early 19th Century  Search this
Wa-hon-ga-shee, 19th Century  Search this
Medium:
Ink on paper
Dimensions:
22.9cm x 18.2cm (9" x 7 3/16"), Accurate
Culture:
Sho-me-kos-see: Native American\American Indian\Great Plains\Kansas  Search this
Meach-o-shin-gaw: Native American\American Indian\Great Plains\Kansas  Search this
Wa-hon-ga-shee: Native American\American Indian\Great Plains\Kansas  Search this
Chesh-oo-hong-ha: Native American\American Indian\Great Plains\Kansas  Search this
Type:
Drawing
Date:
1831-1832
Topic:
Weapon\Knife  Search this
Weapon\Tomahawk  Search this
Sho-me-kos-see: Male  Search this
Sho-me-kos-see: Native American\Leader\Chief  Search this
Meach-o-shin-gaw: Male  Search this
Meach-o-shin-gaw: Native American\Warrior  Search this
Meach-o-shin-gaw: Native American\Leader\Chief  Search this
Wa-hon-ga-shee: Male  Search this
Wa-hon-ga-shee: Native American\Warrior  Search this
Wa-hon-ga-shee: Native American\Leader\Chief  Search this
Chesh-oo-hong-ha: Male  Search this
Chesh-oo-hong-ha: Native American\Warrior  Search this
Chesh-oo-hong-ha: Native American\Leader\Chief  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
Owner: Gilcrease Museum
Website: www.gilcrease.org/
Object number:
OK020563
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EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_OK020563

One Who Gives No Attention

Title:
No-ho-mun-ya, One Who Gives No Attention
Artist:
George Catlin, 26 Jul 1796 - 23 Dec 1872  Search this
Sitter:
Man of Good Sense  Search this
Medium:
Oil on canvas mounted on aluminum
Dimensions:
73.7 x 60.9 cm (29 x 24" )
Culture:
Man of Good Sense: Native American\American Indian\Great Plains\Kansas  Search this
Type:
Painting
Date:
1832
Topic:
Costume\Jewelry\Necklace  Search this
Costume\Jewelry\Earring  Search this
Exterior  Search this
Costume\Dress Accessory\Feather  Search this
Man of Good Sense: Male  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
Owner: Smithsonian American Art Museum
Object number:
1985.66.522 NMAA
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edanmdm:npg_1985.66.522_NMAA

Monchousia

Artist:
Charles Bird King, 26 Sep 1785 - 18 Mar 1862  Search this
Sitter:
Monchousia, active early 19th Century  Search this
Medium:
Oil on wood (panel)
Dimensions:
Sight: 44.5 x 35.1cm (17 1/2 x 13 13/16")
Culture:
Monchousia: Native American\American Indian\Great Plains\Kansas  Search this
Type:
Painting
Date:
1821?
Topic:
Costume\Jewelry\Necklace  Search this
Costume\Jewelry\Earring  Search this
Costume\Jewelry\Necklace\Bead  Search this
Costume\Jewelry\Medallion  Search this
Costume\Headgear  Search this
Monchousia: Male  Search this
Monchousia: Native American\Leader\Chief  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
Owner: The White House
Website: www.whitehouse.gov
Object number:
962.394.5 WH
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Konza (Konzas) Group

Title:
George Catlin Album: "Souvenir of the North American Indians..."
Artist:
George Catlin, 26 Jul 1796 - 23 Dec 1872  Search this
Sitter:
Sho-me-kos-see, 19th Century  Search this
Wa-hon-ga-shee, 19th Century  Search this
Chesh-oo-hong-ha, born early 19th Century  Search this
Meach-o-shin-gaw, 19th Century  Search this
Wife of Chief Sho-me-kos-see, 19th Century  Search this
Child of Chief Sho-me-kos-see  Search this
Medium:
Pencil and ink on cream paper, mounted on page, bounded in a leather album
Dimensions:
33cm x 48.2cm (13" x 19"), Estimate
Culture:
Sho-me-kos-see: Native American\American Indian\Great Plains\Kansas  Search this
Meach-o-shin-gaw: Native American\American Indian\Great Plains\Kansas  Search this
Wa-hon-ga-shee: Native American\American Indian\Great Plains\Kansas  Search this
Wife of Chief Sho-me-kos-see: Native American\American Indian\Great Plains\Kansas  Search this
Chesh-oo-hong-ha: Native American\American Indian\Great Plains\Kansas  Search this
Type:
Drawing
Date:
1861
Topic:
Book\Album  Search this
Portfolio  Search this
Sho-me-kos-see: Male  Search this
Sho-me-kos-see: Native American\Leader\Chief  Search this
Meach-o-shin-gaw: Male  Search this
Meach-o-shin-gaw: Native American\Warrior  Search this
Meach-o-shin-gaw: Native American\Leader\Chief  Search this
Wa-hon-ga-shee: Male  Search this
Wa-hon-ga-shee: Native American\Warrior  Search this
Wa-hon-ga-shee: Native American\Leader\Chief  Search this
Wife of Chief Sho-me-kos-see: Female  Search this
Child of Chief Sho-me-kos-see: Undetermined  Search this
Chesh-oo-hong-ha: Male  Search this
Chesh-oo-hong-ha: Native American\Warrior  Search this
Chesh-oo-hong-ha: Native American\Leader\Chief  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
Owner: British Museum, Department of Ethnography
Website: www.thebritishmuseum.ac.uk/
Object number:
UK150001
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Meach-o-shin-gaw

Artist:
George Catlin, 26 Jul 1796 - 23 Dec 1872  Search this
Sitter:
Meach-o-shin-gaw, 19th Century  Search this
Medium:
Watercolor
Dimensions:
14.7cm x 13.2cm (5 13/16" x 5 3/16"), Accurate
Culture:
Meach-o-shin-gaw: Native American\American Indian\Great Plains\Kansas  Search this
Type:
Painting
Topic:
Indeterminable  Search this
Weapon\Knife  Search this
Home Furnishings\Blanket  Search this
Meach-o-shin-gaw: Male  Search this
Meach-o-shin-gaw: Native American\Warrior  Search this
Meach-o-shin-gaw: Native American\Leader\Chief  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
Owner: Gilcrease Museum
Website: www.gilcrease.org/
Object number:
OK020338
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Meach-o-shin-gaw

Artist:
George Catlin, 26 Jul 1796 - 23 Dec 1872  Search this
Sitter:
Meach-o-shin-gaw, 19th Century  Search this
Medium:
Oil on canvas
Dimensions:
Sight: 73.7cm x 60.9cm (29" x 24"), Accurate
Culture:
Meach-o-shin-gaw: Native American\American Indian\Great Plains\Kansas  Search this
Type:
Painting
Date:
1832
Topic:
Costume\Jewelry\Necklace  Search this
Costume\Jewelry\Earring  Search this
Symbols & Motifs\Medal\Peace medal  Search this
Costume\Jewelry\Bracelet  Search this
Weapon\Knife  Search this
Meach-o-shin-gaw: Male  Search this
Meach-o-shin-gaw: Native American\Warrior  Search this
Meach-o-shin-gaw: Native American\Leader\Chief  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
Owner: Smithsonian American Art Museum
Object number:
1985.66.25
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edanmdm:npg_1985.66.25

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