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Painter:
Raleigh, Charles S. 1830-1925  Search this
Medium:
Oil on canvas
Culture:
Indian  Search this
Type:
Paintings
Owner/Location:
Museum of Fine Arts 465 Huntington Avenue Boston Massachusetts 02115 Accession Number: 69.1362
Date:
1880s
Notes:
Owner, 1974: Registration Records.
"New Bedford and Old Dartmouth: A Portrait of a Region's Past," New Bedford, MA: Old Dartmouth Historical Society, 1975, pg. 20.
Troyen, Carol, et al., "American Paintings in the Museum of Fine Arts, Boston: An Illustrated Summary Catalogue," Boston, MA: Museum of Fine Arts, 1997, pg. 226.
Summary:
Scene depicts a colonist holding a scroll in one hand and reaching out with the other to shake the hand of a Native American who holds a bow and arrow in his other hand. In the background there is a river landscape. Overhead there are the words SARGIS LODGE
Topic:
Figure group--Male  Search this
Dress--Historic  Search this
Dress--Ethnic--Indian Dress  Search this
Ethnic  Search this
Emblem  Search this
Object--Written Matter--Scroll  Search this
Object--Weapon--Bow and Arrow  Search this
Landscape  Search this
Control number:
IAP 20492387
Data Source:
Art Inventories Catalog, Smithsonian American Art Museums
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_ari_266131